Batesville has a total population of 9,445 and a student population of 2,339. Of these students, 1,725 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Batesville, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville. In 2010, approximately 39 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville.
In 2010, 39 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Batesville. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Batesville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,772.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $700 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Batesville, your job prospects are good. There were 2,280 forensic nurses working in Arkansas and 140 working in the greater Batesville area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Batesville is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Batesville is $66,520 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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