Bay Minette has a total population of 7,820 and a student population of 4,355. Of these students, 4,355 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Bay Minette, by student population, is James H Faulkner State Community College. In 2010, James H Faulkner State Community College graduated approximately 51 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 51 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Bay Minette in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Bay Minette's forensic nursing schools was $10,290 per year for instate students and $12,420 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,290.
If you plan on staying in Bay Minette after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Bay Minette, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are average. There were 2,620 forensic nurses working in Alabama and 150 working in the greater Bay Minette area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Bay Minette is expected 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 Bay Minette is $78,710 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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