Fairfield has a total population of 2,569 and a student population of 2,298. Of these students, 2,298 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Kennebec Valley Community College is the largest forensic nursing school in Fairfield, based on student population. In 2010, Kennebec Valley Community College graduated approximately 40 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 40 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Fairfield. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Fairfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,114.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,094 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 Fairfield, your job prospects are average. There were 1,610 forensic nurses working in Maine and 560 working in the greater Fairfield area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Fairfield will increase by 8% 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 Fairfield is $65,100 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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