Morrilton has a total population of 6,550 and a student population of 2,421. Of these students, 2,421 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Morrilton, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton. In 2010, University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton graduated approximately 20 students from its forensic nursing program.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Morrilton in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Morrilton was $2,752 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Morrilton after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Morrilton, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 2,280 forensic nurses in Arkansas. Of these forensic nurses, 100 were working in the greater Morrilton area. Morrilton's forensic nurse workforce is projected 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 Morrilton is $61,020 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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