With an overall population of 68,336 and a student population of 667, approximately 667 of West Jordan students attend one of West Jordan's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in West Jordan, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Broadview University and is accredited by the nationally unrecognized Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. In 2010, Broadview University graduated approximately 69 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 69 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in West Jordan in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,860 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in West Jordan, your job prospects are good. There were 2,420 forensic nurses working in Utah and 1,300 working in the greater West Jordan area in 2010. West Jordan's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 31% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in West Jordan, you can expect to make an average salary of $86,480 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.