Fort Kent has a total population of 1,978 and a student population of 1,126. Of these students, 1,126 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
University of Maine at Fort Kent is the largest forensic nursing school in Fort Kent, based on student population. In 2010, University of Maine at Fort Kent graduated approximately 40 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 40 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Fort Kent in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Fort Kent's forensic nursing schools was $17,483 per year for instate students and $26,633 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,080 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $9,903.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Fort Kent, your job prospects are average. There were 1,610 forensic nurses working in Maine and 240 working in the greater Fort Kent area in 2010. Fort Kent's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Fort Kent, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,370 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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