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Forensic Nursing Schools in Grand Junction, Colorado

Forensic Nursing Schools in Grand Junction, CO

Grand Junction has a general population of 41,986 and an overall student population of 7,859. Approximately 7,042 of Grand Junction's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.

Mesa State College is the largest forensic nursing school in Grand Junction, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 96 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Mesa State College.

In 2010, 96 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Grand Junction. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Grand Junction, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $5,338.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,748 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,507 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.

Forensic Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Grand Junction

If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Grand Junction, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,710 forensic nurses in Colorado. Of these forensic nurses, 120 were working in the greater Grand Junction area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 20% in Grand Junction. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.

As a forensic nurse in Grand Junction, you can expect to make an average salary of $95,450 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Forensic Nursing Degree in Grand Junction
  • Associates Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Nursing Classes
  • Forensic Nursing Courses
  • Forensic Nursing Training

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  1. 1Mesa State CollegeMesa State College

    1100 North Avenue, Grand Junction, Colorado 81501-3122

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree