Lamoni has a general population of 2,444 and an overall student population of 2,357. Approximately 2,357 of Lamoni's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Graceland University-Lamoni is the largest forensic nursing school in Lamoni, based on student population. Approximately 80 students graduated in 2010 from Graceland University-Lamoni with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 80 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Lamoni's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $20,090 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Lamoni. And if you live on campus at one of the Lamoni-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,780 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Lamoni, your job prospects are good. There were 4,810 forensic nurses working in Iowa and 220 working in the greater Lamoni area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Lamoni will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Lamoni is $65,730 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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