Elmhurst has a general population of 42,762 and an overall student population of 3,363. Approximately 3,363 of Elmhurst's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Elmhurst, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Elmhurst College. In 2010, Elmhurst College graduated approximately 77 students from its forensic nursing program.
A reported 77 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Elmhurst in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Elmhurst was $27,330 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 Elmhurst. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,874 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $33,000.
If you plan on staying in Elmhurst after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Elmhurst, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 8,980 forensic nurses in Illinois. Of these forensic nurses, 6,090 were working in the greater Elmhurst area. Elmhurst'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.
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