Cumberland has a total population of 2,611 and a student population of 4,959. Of these students, 4,959 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Cumberland, by student population, is Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College. In 2010, approximately 49 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Cumberland's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Cumberland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,144.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Cumberland, your job prospects are good. There were 4,550 forensic nurses working in Kentucky and 400 working in the greater Cumberland area in 2010. Cumberland's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 18% 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 Cumberland is $77,900 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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