With an overall population of 22,076 and a student population of 9,446, approximately 4,624 of Monroe students attend one of Monroe's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Monroe's largest forensic nursing school is Monroe County Community College. In 2010, Monroe County Community College graduated approximately 42 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 42 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Monroe's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Monroe was $2,240 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Monroe.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Monroe, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 9,560 forensic nurses in Michigan, 100 were working in the greater Monroe area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Monroe will increase by 13% 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 Monroe is $65,430 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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