Frostburg has a general population of 7,873 and an overall student population of 5,385. Approximately 5,385 of Frostburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Frostburg's largest forensic nursing school is Frostburg State University. In 2010, Frostburg State University graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
If you decide to attend one of Frostburg's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,004 per year in instate tuition and $27,200 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Frostburg-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $7,386 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,934.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Frostburg, your job prospects are good. There were 7,330 forensic nurses working in Maryland and 90 working in the greater Frostburg area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Frostburg. 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 Frostburg is $77,210 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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