Aurora has a total population of 142,990 and a student population of 4,508. Of these students, 4,355 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Aurora's largest forensic nursing school is Aurora University. In 2010, Aurora University graduated approximately 86 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 86 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Aurora in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Aurora was $18,200 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Aurora. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,078.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Aurora, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 forensic nurses in Illinois were working in the greater Aurora area. Aurora's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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