Estherville has a general population of 6,656 and an overall student population of 3,201. Approximately 3,201 of Estherville's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Estherville, by student population, is Iowa Lakes Community College. Approximately 74 students graduated in 2010 from Iowa Lakes Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 74 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Estherville. If you decide to attend one of Estherville's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,952 per year in instate tuition and $14,016 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Estherville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Estherville-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,102.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Estherville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 forensic nurses in Iowa were working in the greater Estherville area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 14% in Estherville. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Estherville is $63,300 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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