With an overall population of 7,811 and a student population of 2,037, approximately 2,037 of Newport students attend one of Newport's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Newport, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Arkansas State University-Newport. In 2010, Arkansas State University-Newport graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Newport in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Newport, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,920.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Newport after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Newport, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 forensic nurses in Arkansas were working in the greater Newport area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 18% in Newport. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Newport, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,520 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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