Norwalk has a general population of 103,298 and an overall student population of 21,935. Approximately 21,776 of Norwalk's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Norwalk, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Cerritos College. Approximately 93 students graduated in 2010 from Cerritos College with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 93 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Norwalk in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Norwalk, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $780.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,638 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 Norwalk, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 forensic nurses in California were working in the greater Norwalk area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Norwalk. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Norwalk, you can expect to make an average salary of $99,120 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.