Hartford has a total population of 121,578 and a student population of 8,257. Of these students, 4,280 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Capital Community College is the largest forensic nursing school in Hartford, based on student population. Approximately 86 students graduated in 2010 from Capital Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 86 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Hartford. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,200 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,250 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Hartford.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Hartford, your job prospects are not very good. There were 4,750 forensic nurses working in Connecticut and 1,870 working in the greater Hartford area in 2010. Hartford's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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