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Forensic Nursing Schools in Tempe, Arizona

Forensic Nursing Schools in Tempe, AZ

If you are interested in pursuing forensic nursing, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Tempe, Arizona. Tempe has a total population of 158,625 and a student population of 92,920. Of these students, 88,929 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.

Tempe's largest forensic nursing school is Arizona State University. In 2010, Arizona State University graduated approximately 416 students from its forensic nursing program.

A reported 476 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Tempe in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Tempe's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,290 per year in instate tuition and $33,075 per year in out of state tuition.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,235 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Tempe-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $9,210 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,344.

Forensic Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Tempe

After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Tempe, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,670 forensic nurses in Arizona. Of these forensic nurses, 4,450 were working in the greater Tempe area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 14% in Tempe. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.

As a forensic nurse in Tempe, you can expect to make an average salary of $76,700 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Forensic Nursing Degree in Tempe
  • Associates Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Nursing Classes
  • Forensic Nursing Courses
  • Forensic Nursing Training

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  1. 1Arizona State UniversityArizona State University

    Tempe, Arizona 85287

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2Rio Salado CollegeRio Salado College

    2323 W 14th St, Tempe, Arizona 85281

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree