Alexandria has a total population of 8,820 and a student population of 2,550. Of these students, 2,550 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Alexandria, by student population, is Alexandria Technical & Community College. In 2010, Alexandria Technical & Community College graduated approximately 70 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 70 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Alexandria in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Alexandria was $5,278 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alexandria, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,020 forensic nurses in Minnesota. Of these forensic nurses, 400 were working in the greater Alexandria area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 15% in Alexandria. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Alexandria is $77,960 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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