With an overall population of 161,029 and a student population of 13,660, approximately 13,537 of Oceanside students attend one of Oceanside's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Oceanside, by student population, is MiraCosta College. In 2010, MiraCosta College graduated approximately 46 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Oceanside. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $668 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Oceanside.
If you plan on staying in Oceanside after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Oceanside, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 28,300 forensic nurses in California. Of these forensic nurses, 2,170 were working in the greater Oceanside area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Oceanside will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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