With an overall population of 34,053 and a student population of 772, approximately 704 of Manitowoc students attend one of Manitowoc's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Silver Lake College is the largest forensic nursing school in Manitowoc, based on student population. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Silver Lake College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Manitowoc's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,560 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,900 per year, on average, for room and board at Manitowoc-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,060.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Manitowoc, your job prospects are average. There were 5,080 forensic nurses working in Wisconsin and 270 working in the greater Manitowoc area in 2010. Manitowoc's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. 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 Manitowoc is $76,980 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.