Philippi has a total population of 2,870 and a student population of 711. Of these students, 711 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Philippi, by student population, is Alderson Broaddus College. Approximately 29 students graduated in 2010 from Alderson Broaddus College with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Philippi in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Philippi, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,654.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,002 per year, on average, for room and board at Philippi-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,974.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Philippi, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,800 forensic nurses in West Virginia, 310 were working in the greater Philippi area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 8% in Philippi. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Philippi is $61,520 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.