With an overall population of 27,373 and a student population of 2,296, approximately 2,202 of Henderson students attend one of Henderson's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Henderson's largest forensic nursing school is Henderson Community College. In 2010, Henderson Community College graduated approximately 70 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 70 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Henderson in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Henderson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,000.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Henderson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 forensic nurses in Kentucky were working in the greater Henderson area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Henderson will 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 Henderson is $70,210 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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