With an overall population of 119,128 and a student population of 21,903, approximately 21,123 of Lansing students attend one of Lansing's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Lansing, by student population, is Lansing Community College. In 2010, approximately 163 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Lansing Community College.
A reported 163 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Lansing in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Lansing was $2,240 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Lansing.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Lansing, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 9,560 forensic nurses in Michigan. Of these forensic nurses, 530 were working in the greater Lansing area. Lansing's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Lansing, you can expect to make an average salary of $80,560 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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