With an overall population of 40,862 and a student population of 10,303, approximately 5,564 of York students attend one of York's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in York, by student population, is York College Pennsylvania. In 2010, York College Pennsylvania graduated approximately 122 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 122 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in York in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in York was $14,460 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,080 per year, on average, for room and board at York-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $17,160.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in York, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 14,200 forensic nurses in Pennsylvania, 190 were working in the greater York area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in York will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.