With an overall population of 6,570 and a student population of 1,587, approximately 1,587 of Pratt students attend one of Pratt's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Pratt, by student population, is Pratt Community College. Approximately 134 students graduated in 2010 from Pratt Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 134 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Pratt. If you decide to attend one of Pratt's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,031 per year in instate tuition and $10,251 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Pratt-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $4,815 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,380.
If you plan on staying in Pratt after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Pratt, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 forensic nurses in Kansas were working in the greater Pratt area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 16% in Pratt. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Pratt, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,850 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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