With an overall population of 66,430 and a student population of 6,658, approximately 6,658 of Baytown students attend one of Baytown's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Lee College is the largest forensic nursing school in Baytown, based on student population. In 2010, Lee College graduated approximately 82 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 82 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Baytown's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Baytown was $1,086 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Baytown, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 20,570 forensic nurses in Texas, 4,640 were working in the greater Baytown area. The number of forensic nurses in Baytown is expected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Baytown is $92,280 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.