Fort Morgan has a general population of 11,034 and an overall student population of 3,836. Approximately 1,918 of Fort Morgan's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Fort Morgan, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Morgan Community College. In 2010, Morgan Community College graduated approximately 24 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Fort Morgan. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Fort Morgan, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,357.
If you plan on staying in Fort Morgan after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Fort Morgan, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 3,710 forensic nurses in Colorado, 160 were working in the greater Fort Morgan area. Fort Morgan's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Fort Morgan is $70,870 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.