With an overall population of 13,829 and a student population of 1,511, approximately 1,461 of Pineville students attend one of Pineville's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Louisiana College is the largest forensic nursing school in Pineville, based on student population. In 2010, Louisiana College graduated approximately 22 students from its forensic nursing program.
A reported 22 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Pineville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,530 per year in tuition costs.
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 Pineville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,450 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Pineville, your job prospects are good. There were 4,010 forensic nurses working in Louisiana and 180 working in the greater Pineville area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Pineville is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Pineville is $79,230 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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