Mount Pleasant has a total population of 8,751 and a student population of 858. Of these students, 858 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Mount Pleasant's largest forensic nursing school is Iowa Wesleyan College. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Iowa Wesleyan College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Mount Pleasant's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Mount Pleasant was $21,000 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,842 per year, on average, for room and board at Mount Pleasant-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Mount Pleasant, your job prospects are good. There were 4,810 forensic nurses working in Iowa and 500 working in the greater Mount Pleasant area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 14% in Mount Pleasant. 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 Mount Pleasant is $69,900 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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