With an overall population of 1,673 and a student population of 1,364, approximately 1,364 of Melbourne students attend one of Melbourne's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Melbourne's largest forensic nursing school is Ozarka College. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Ozarka College.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Melbourne in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Melbourne, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,066.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Melbourne.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Melbourne, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,280 forensic nurses in Arkansas, 140 were working in the greater Melbourne area. The number of forensic nurses in Melbourne 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 Melbourne is $66,520 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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