With an overall population of 16,412 and a student population of 17,853, approximately 17,853 of Cocoa students attend one of Cocoa's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Cocoa, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Brevard Community College. In 2010, approximately 105 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Brevard Community College.
A total of 105 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Cocoa in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Cocoa was $2,148 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Cocoa after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Cocoa, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 8,660 forensic nurses in Florida. Of these forensic nurses, 230 were working in the greater Cocoa area. Cocoa's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 18% 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 Cocoa is $80,610 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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