Jasper has a general population of 14,052 and an overall student population of 4,554. Approximately 4,554 of Jasper's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Jasper, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Bevill State Community College. In 2010, approximately 200 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Bevill State Community College.
In 2010, 200 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Jasper's forensic nursing schools. Tuition in 2009 at Jasper's forensic nursing schools was $12,450 per year for instate students and $14,722 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Jasper. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,815 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,030.
If you plan on staying in Jasper after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Jasper, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are average. In 2010, of the 2,620 forensic nurses in Alabama, 680 were working in the greater Jasper area. The number of forensic nurses in Jasper is expected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Jasper is $87,280 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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