Fort Myers, Florida has 2 forensic nursing schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in forensic nursing. Fort Myers has a total population of 48,208 and a student population of 31,789. Of these students, 27,126 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Fort Myers, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Edison State College. In 2010, approximately 273 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Edison State College.
A total of 376 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Fort Myers in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Fort Myers's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,679 per year in instate tuition and $31,938 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,008 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,642 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,200.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Fort Myers, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 30 forensic nurses in Florida were working in the greater Fort Myers area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 18% in Fort Myers. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
8099 College Pky SW, Fort Myers, Florida 33919-0000
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10501 Fgcu Blvd S, Fort Myers, Florida 33965-6565