Searcy has a general population of 18,928 and an overall student population of 6,590. Approximately 6,484 of Searcy's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Harding University is the largest forensic nursing school in Searcy, based on student population. Approximately 27 students graduated in 2010 from Harding University with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Searcy's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Searcy was $13,580 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,224 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Searcy, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,280 forensic nurses in Arkansas, 100 were working in the greater Searcy area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 18% in Searcy. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Searcy is $61,020 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
915 E. Market Ave., Searcy, Arkansas 72143