With an overall population of 9,411 and a student population of 2,275, approximately 2,275 of Chanute students attend one of Chanute's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Neosho County Community College is the largest forensic nursing school in Chanute, based on student population. Approximately 118 students graduated in 2010 from Neosho County Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 118 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Chanute. If you decide to attend one of Chanute's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,448 per year in instate tuition and $10,216 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $320 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Chanute. And if you live on campus at one of the Chanute-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $4,600 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $4,748.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Chanute, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 3,090 forensic nurses in Kansas, 750 were working in the greater Chanute area. Chanute's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Chanute is $62,850 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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