Waterbury has a general population of 107,271 and an overall student population of 9,880. Approximately 6,725 of Waterbury's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Naugatuck Valley Community College is the largest forensic nursing school in Waterbury, based on student population. In 2010, Naugatuck Valley Community College graduated approximately 91 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 91 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Waterbury. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Waterbury, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,200.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Waterbury.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Waterbury, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 4,750 forensic nurses in Connecticut. Of these forensic nurses, 240 were working in the greater Waterbury area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 7% in Waterbury. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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