With an overall population of 39,059 and a student population of 4,917, approximately 4,647 of Columbus students attend one of Columbus's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Columbus's largest forensic nursing school is Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus. In 2010, approximately 188 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus.
A reported 188 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Columbus in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Columbus, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,090.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,060 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Columbus, your job prospects are good. There were 7,350 forensic nurses working in Indiana and 100 working in the greater Columbus area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Columbus is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Columbus is $76,250 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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