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Forensic Nursing Schools in Mankato, Minnesota

Forensic Nursing Schools in Mankato, MN

If you are interested in pursuing forensic nursing, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Mankato, Minnesota. Mankato has a general population of 32,427 and an overall student population of 19,692. Approximately 19,046 of Mankato's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.

Mankato's largest forensic nursing school is Minnesota State University-Mankato. In 2010, approximately 138 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Minnesota State University-Mankato.

A reported 222 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Mankato in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Mankato's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,601 per year in instate tuition and $22,033 per year in out of state tuition.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $978 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Mankato. And if you live on campus at one of the Mankato-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,322 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,787.

Forensic Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Mankato

Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mankato, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 6,020 forensic nurses in Minnesota, 310 were working in the greater Mankato area. The number of forensic nurses in Mankato 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 Mankato is $79,720 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Forensic Nursing Degree in Mankato
  • Associates Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Nursing Classes
  • Forensic Nursing Courses
  • Forensic Nursing Training

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  1. 1Minnesota State University-MankatoMinnesota State University-Mankato

    South Rd and Ellis Ave, Mankato, Minnesota 56001

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2South Central CollegeSouth Central College

    1920 Lee Blvd, North Mankato, Minnesota 56003-1920

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree
    2-4 years certificate