With an overall population of 202,705 and a student population of 13,033, approximately 10,923 of Scottsdale students attend one of Scottsdale's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Scottsdale, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Scottsdale Community College. In 2010, Scottsdale Community College graduated approximately 146 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 146 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Scottsdale's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Scottsdale was $1,734 per year, on average.
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 Scottsdale.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Scottsdale, your job prospects are good. There were 6,670 forensic nurses working in Arizona and 4,450 working in the greater Scottsdale area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Scottsdale will increase by 14% 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 Scottsdale is $76,700 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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