Orono has a general population of 8,253 and an overall student population of 11,894. Approximately 11,894 of Orono's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Orono's largest forensic nursing school is University of Maine. Approximately 99 students graduated in 2010 from University of Maine with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 99 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Orono in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Orono's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,174 per year in instate tuition and $36,324 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 at one of the Orono-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $8,348 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 Orono, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,610 forensic nurses in Maine, 190 were working in the greater Orono area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Orono will increase by 8% 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 Orono is $79,300 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
Orono, Maine 04469