With an overall population of 6,293 and a student population of 1,162, approximately 1,162 of Ironwood students attend one of Ironwood's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Ironwood, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Gogebic Community College. In 2010, Gogebic Community College graduated approximately 56 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 56 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Ironwood in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Ironwood's forensic nursing schools was $9,413 per year for instate students and $10,219 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,790 per year, on average, for room and board at Ironwood-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,623.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Ironwood, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 9,560 forensic nurses in Michigan. Of these forensic nurses, 330 were working in the greater Ironwood area. The number of forensic nurses in Ironwood is expected to increase by 13% 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 Ironwood is $66,520 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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