Huntington Beach has a total population of 189,594 and a student population of 14,157. Of these students, 13,978 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Huntington Beach's largest forensic nursing school is Golden West College. In 2010, approximately 267 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Golden West College.
In 2010, 267 students graduated with a forensic nursing certificate from one of Huntington Beach's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Huntington Beach was $687 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Huntington Beach, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 28,300 forensic nurses in California. Of these forensic nurses, 1,980 were working in the greater Huntington Beach area. The number of forensic nurses in Huntington Beach is expected to increase by 17% 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 Huntington Beach is $95,700 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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