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Forensic Nursing Schools in Newark, Delaware

Forensic Nursing Schools in Newark, DE

If you decide that you want to get a forensic nursing degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Newark, Delaware. Newark has a general population of 28,547 and an overall student population of 28,560. Approximately 28,432 of Newark's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.

Of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Newark, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is University of Delaware. In 2010, approximately 191 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at University of Delaware.

In 2010, 308 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Newark's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,094 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Newark forensic nursing schools was an average of $34,794 per year in 2009.

You should also anticipate spending about $1,150 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,066 per year, on average, for room and board at Newark-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,261.

Forensic Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Newark

If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Newark, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 1,120 forensic nurses in Delaware. Of these forensic nurses, 650 were working in the greater Newark area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Newark will increase by 19% 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 Newark is $90,200 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Forensic Nursing Degree in Newark
  • Associates Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Nursing Classes
  • Forensic Nursing Courses
  • Forensic Nursing Training

Where do we get our facts?



Current Listings

  1. 1University of DelawareUniversity of Delaware

    Newark, Delaware 19716

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  2. 2Delaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-WilmingtonDelaware Technical and Community College-Stanton-Wilmington

    400 Stanton-Christiana Rd, Newark, Delaware 19702

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