Grambling has a total population of 4,693 and a student population of 4,992. Of these students, 4,992 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Grambling State University is the largest forensic nursing school in Grambling, based on student population. In 2010, Grambling State University graduated approximately 102 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 102 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Grambling. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,022 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Grambling forensic nursing schools was an average of $21,908 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Grambling. And if you live on campus at one of the Grambling-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $7,168 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Grambling, 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 Grambling area. Grambling's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. 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 Grambling is $71,420 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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