With an overall population of 13,935 and a student population of 29,328, approximately 29,328 of Troy students attend one of Troy's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Troy, by student population, is Troy University. Approximately 253 students graduated in 2010 from Troy University with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 253 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Troy. Tuition in 2009 at Troy's forensic nursing schools was $14,835 per year for instate students and $19,467 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,062 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Troy-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $5,441 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,558.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Troy, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 2,620 forensic nurses in Alabama, 70 were working in the greater Troy area. The number of forensic nurses in Troy 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 Troy is $73,580 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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