With an overall population of 5,765 and a student population of 1,458, approximately 1,458 of De Queen students attend one of De Queen's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
De Queen's largest forensic nursing school is Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in De Queen. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in De Queen, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,840.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in De Queen.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in De Queen, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,280 forensic nurses in Arkansas, 180 were working in the greater De Queen area. The number of forensic nurses in De Queen is expected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in De Queen is $65,580 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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