Orange City has a total population of 5,582 and a student population of 1,206. Of these students, 1,206 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Orange City, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Northwestern College. Approximately 13 students graduated in 2010 from Northwestern College with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 13 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Orange City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,240 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $940 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Orange City. And if you live on campus at one of the Orange City-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,756 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Orange City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 4,810 forensic nurses in Iowa. Of these forensic nurses, 360 were working in the greater Orange City area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Orange City will increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Orange City, you can expect to make an average salary of $63,300 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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