Escanaba has a general population of 13,140 and an overall student population of 2,784. Approximately 2,742 of Escanaba's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Escanaba, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Bay de Noc Community College. In 2010, Bay de Noc Community College graduated approximately 75 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 75 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Escanaba's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Escanaba's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $13,157 per year in instate tuition and $14,505 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,800 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,344.
If you plan on staying in Escanaba after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Escanaba, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. There were 9,560 forensic nurses working in Michigan and 330 working in the greater Escanaba area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Escanaba will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Escanaba, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,520 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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