With an overall population of 19,843 and a student population of 11,500, approximately 11,500 of Carrollton students attend one of Carrollton's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Carrollton, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is University of West Georgia. Approximately 139 students graduated in 2010 from University of West Georgia with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 139 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Carrollton's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,748 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Carrollton forensic nursing schools was an average of $29,724 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,504 per year, on average, for room and board at Carrollton-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Carrollton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 forensic nurses in Georgia were working in the greater Carrollton area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Carrollton will increase by 29% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Carrollton, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,680 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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