With an overall population of 34,469 and a student population of 8,169, approximately 8,133 of Twin Falls students attend one of Twin Falls's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Twin Falls, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is College of Southern Idaho. In 2010, College of Southern Idaho graduated approximately 92 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 92 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Twin Falls in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Twin Falls's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,728 per year in instate tuition and $17,048 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,780 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,948.
If you plan on staying in Twin Falls after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Twin Falls, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 1,510 forensic nurses in Idaho. Of these forensic nurses, 90 were working in the greater Twin Falls area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Twin Falls will increase by 22% 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 Twin Falls is $73,710 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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