Carterville has a general population of 4,616 and an overall student population of 8,568. Approximately 8,568 of Carterville's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
John A Logan College is the largest forensic nursing school in Carterville, based on student population. In 2010, John A Logan College graduated approximately 32 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 32 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Carterville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,280 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,282 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Carterville, your job prospects are good. There were 8,980 forensic nurses working in Illinois and 270 working in the greater Carterville area in 2010. Carterville's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Carterville, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,210 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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