Cleveland has a general population of 13,841 and an overall student population of 4,031. Approximately 4,031 of Cleveland's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Cleveland, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Delta State University. In 2010, Delta State University graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Cleveland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,250 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Cleveland forensic nursing schools was an average of $21,320 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Cleveland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,704 per year, on average, for room and board at Cleveland-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Cleveland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 2,650 forensic nurses in Mississippi, 320 were working in the greater Cleveland area. Cleveland's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 18% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Cleveland is $63,880 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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