Sarasota has a total population of 52,715 and a student population of 4,253. Of these students, 1,803 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Sarasota, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee. In 2010, University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee graduated approximately 8 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 8 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Sarasota in 2010.
If you plan on staying in Sarasota after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Sarasota, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, of the 8,660 forensic nurses in Florida, 440 were working in the greater Sarasota area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Sarasota will 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 Sarasota is $80,060 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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