With an overall population of 12,206 and a student population of 1,810, approximately 1,810 of Winfield students attend one of Winfield's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Winfield's largest forensic nursing school is Southwestern College. In 2010, approximately 18 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Southwestern College.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Winfield. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Winfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $19,680.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Winfield. And if you live on campus at one of the Winfield-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $5,880 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 Winfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 forensic nurses in Kansas were working in the greater Winfield area. The number of forensic nurses in Winfield is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Winfield, 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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