Northfield has a general population of 17,147 and an overall student population of 5,108. Approximately 3,099 of Northfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
St. Olaf College is the largest forensic nursing school in Northfield, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at St. Olaf College.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Northfield's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Northfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $35,500.
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 Northfield. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Northfield-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Northfield, your job prospects are good. There were 6,020 forensic nurses working in Minnesota and 4,090 working in the greater Northfield area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Northfield is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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