Fergus Falls has a general population of 13,471 and an overall student population of 6,732. Approximately 6,732 of Fergus Falls's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Fergus Falls's largest forensic nursing school is Minnesota State Community and Technical College. In 2010, approximately 124 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Minnesota State Community and Technical College.
In 2010, 124 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Fergus Falls's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Fergus Falls, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $5,248.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Fergus Falls. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,150 per year, on average, for room and board at Fergus Falls-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,248.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Fergus Falls, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 forensic nurses in Minnesota were working in the greater Fergus Falls area. The number of forensic nurses in Fergus Falls is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. 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 Fergus Falls is $77,960 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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