With an overall population of 10,858 and a student population of 3,226, approximately 3,226 of Magnolia students attend one of Magnolia's schools that offer forensic science programs.
Of the 1 forensic science schools in Magnolia, the largest forensic science school, by student population, is Southern Arkansas University Main Campus. In 2010, Southern Arkansas University Main Campus graduated approximately 0 students from its forensic science program.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,280 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Magnolia forensic science schools was an average of $18,920 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic science program in Magnolia. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,624.
If you plan on staying in Magnolia after graduating from forensic science school, you should know that job prospects for forensic science technicians in Magnolia, which is the most popular forensic science profession, are good. By the year 2018, the number of forensic science technicians is expected to increase by 37% in Magnolia. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.