Olney has a total population of 8,631 and a student population of 1,627. Of these students, 1,627 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Olney, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College. Approximately 99 students graduated in 2010 from Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 99 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Olney's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Olney, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,164.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Olney, your job prospects are good. There were 8,980 forensic nurses working in Illinois and 160 working in the greater Olney area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Olney will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Olney, you can expect to make an average salary of $65,170 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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