Tifton has a general population of 15,060 and an overall student population of 3,327. Approximately 3,327 of Tifton's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Tifton, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College. In 2010, Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College graduated approximately 83 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 83 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Tifton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,713 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Tifton forensic nursing schools was an average of $18,689 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $775 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,040 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,673.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Tifton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 10,570 forensic nurses in Georgia, 480 were working in the greater Tifton area. The number of forensic nurses in Tifton is expected to increase by 29% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Tifton is $68,770 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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