Kirksville has a general population of 16,988 and an overall student population of 9,577. Approximately 5,781 of Kirksville's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Kirksville, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Truman State University. Approximately 32 students graduated in 2010 from Truman State University with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Kirksville. If you decide to attend one of Kirksville's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,082 per year in instate tuition and $22,933 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Kirksville-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,590 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Kirksville, your job prospects are average. There were 4,410 forensic nurses working in Missouri and 190 working in the greater Kirksville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 10% in Kirksville. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Kirksville, you can expect to make an average salary of $62,690 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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