Santa Clara has a general population of 102,361 and an overall student population of 21,145. Approximately 10,954 of Santa Clara's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Mission College is the largest forensic nursing school in Santa Clara, based on student population. In 2010, Mission College graduated approximately 38 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Santa Clara's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Santa Clara was $698 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,388 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Santa Clara, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 28,300 forensic nurses in California. Of these forensic nurses, 1,300 were working in the greater Santa Clara area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Santa Clara. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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