Rexburg has a general population of 17,257 and an overall student population of 15,173. Approximately 14,944 of Rexburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Rexburg, by student population, is Brigham Young University-Idaho. In 2010, Brigham Young University-Idaho graduated approximately 368 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 368 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Rexburg's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Rexburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,580.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,152 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Rexburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $1,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Rexburg-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,294.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rexburg, your job prospects are good. There were 1,510 forensic nurses working in Idaho and 60 working in the greater Rexburg area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Rexburg will increase by 22% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Rexburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,520 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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