Littleton has a total population of 40,340 and a student population of 10,960. Of these students, 9,969 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Littleton, by student population, is Arapahoe Community College. Approximately 62 students graduated in 2010 from Arapahoe Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Littleton's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Littleton was $2,301 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,749 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Littleton after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Littleton, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 3,710 forensic nurses in Colorado, 1,410 were working in the greater Littleton area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Littleton will increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Littleton is $95,200 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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