With an overall population of 55,515 and a student population of 12,156, approximately 12,156 of Jonesboro students attend one of Jonesboro's schools that offer forensic science programs.
Jonesboro's largest forensic science school is Arkansas State University-Main Campus. In 2010, Arkansas State University-Main Campus graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in forensic science.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in forensic science in Jonesboro in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Jonesboro's forensic science schools was $17,226 per year for instate students and $25,146 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for forensic science related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Jonesboro-based forensic science schools, you will have an added expense of $5,856 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,970.
If you decide to work as a forensic science technician in Jonesboro, your job prospects are good. By the year 2018, the number of forensic science technicians is expected to increase by 37% in Jonesboro. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.
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