Dothan has a total population of 57,737 and a student population of 4,722. Of these students, 4,653 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Dothan, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is George C Wallace Community College-Dothan. In 2010, approximately 197 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at George C Wallace Community College-Dothan.
In 2010, 197 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Dothan's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,700 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,900 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Dothan after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Dothan, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are average. In 2010, there were 2,620 forensic nurses in Alabama. Of these forensic nurses, 80 were working in the greater Dothan area. Dothan's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Dothan, you can expect to make an average salary of $114,830 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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