Eunice has a general population of 11,499 and an overall student population of 3,383. Approximately 3,332 of Eunice's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Eunice, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Louisiana State University Eunice. Approximately 80 students graduated in 2010 from Louisiana State University Eunice with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 80 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Eunice's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Eunice's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,402 per year in instate tuition and $17,492 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, you will face an additional expense of $1,166 per year, on average, for room and board at Eunice-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,696.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Eunice, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 4,010 forensic nurses in Louisiana. Of these forensic nurses, 190 were working in the greater Eunice area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Eunice. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Eunice is $70,610 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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