With an overall population of 15,956 and a student population of 4,880, approximately 4,752 of Leesburg students attend one of Leesburg's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Leesburg, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Lake-Sumter Community College. In 2010, approximately 82 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Lake-Sumter Community College.
In 2010, 82 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Leesburg. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Leesburg was $2,556 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Leesburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 forensic nurses in Florida were working in the greater Leesburg area. The number of forensic nurses in Leesburg is expected 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 Leesburg is $80,370 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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