If you decide that you want to get a forensic nursing degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Muncie, Indiana. With an overall population of 67,430 and a student population of 29,560, approximately 29,560 of Muncie students attend one of Muncie's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Muncie, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Ball State University. In 2010, Ball State University graduated approximately 257 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 379 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Muncie. Tuition in 2009 at Muncie's forensic nursing schools was $19,640 per year for instate students and $32,208 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,015 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,052 per year, on average, for room and board at Muncie-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,347.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Muncie, your job prospects are good. There were 7,350 forensic nurses working in Indiana and 160 working in the greater Muncie area in 2010. Muncie's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
2000 University Ave, Muncie, Indiana 47306
4301 S Cowan Rd, Muncie, Indiana 47302-9448
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