With an overall population of 7,411 and a student population of 2,483, approximately 2,483 of Boaz students attend one of Boaz's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Boaz, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Snead State Community College. In 2010, approximately 34 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Snead State Community College.
A reported 34 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Boaz in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,970 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Boaz forensic nursing schools was an average of $12,100 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Boaz-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,190 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,020.
If you plan on staying in Boaz after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Boaz, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are average. In 2010, there were 2,620 forensic nurses in Alabama. Of these forensic nurses, 70 were working in the greater Boaz area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 11% in Boaz. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Boaz, you can expect to make an average salary of $76,200 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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