With an overall population of 31,320 and a student population of 15,426, approximately 15,345 of Marion students attend one of Marion's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Marion, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Indiana Wesleyan University. Approximately 696 students graduated in 2010 from Indiana Wesleyan University with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 696 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Marion's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Marion, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,496.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Marion. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,770 per year, on average, for room and board at Marion-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $23,899.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Marion, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 7,350 forensic nurses in Indiana. Of these forensic nurses, 310 were working in the greater Marion area. The number of forensic nurses in Marion is expected to 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 Marion, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,510 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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