With an overall population of 36,417 and a student population of 6,745, approximately 6,178 of Panama City students attend one of Panama City's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Panama City, by student population, is Gulf Coast Community College. In 2010, Gulf Coast Community College graduated approximately 62 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Panama City. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Panama City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,387.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,035 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Panama City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 173 forensic nurses in Florida were working in the greater Panama City area. Panama City'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.
As a forensic nurse in Panama City, you can expect to make an average salary of $91,940 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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