With an overall population of 7,560 and a student population of 8,831, approximately 8,831 of Imperial students attend one of Imperial's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Imperial, by student population, is Imperial Valley College. In 2010, Imperial Valley College graduated approximately 70 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 70 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Imperial. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Imperial was $763 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Imperial, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 28,300 forensic nurses in California. Of these forensic nurses, 70 were working in the greater Imperial area. The number of forensic nurses in Imperial 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 Imperial is $87,420 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.