Aurora has a total population of 276,393 and a student population of 10,366. Of these students, 180 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Aurora, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Platt College. In 2010, Platt College graduated approximately 18 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 18 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Aurora in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Aurora, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $27,300.
You should also anticipate spending about $3,150 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Aurora, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 forensic nurses in Colorado were working in the greater Aurora area. The number of forensic nurses in Aurora is expected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Aurora, you can expect to make an average salary of $95,200 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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