Trenton has a total population of 6,216 and a student population of 1,802. Of these students, 1,802 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Trenton, by student population, is North Central Missouri College. In 2010, North Central Missouri College graduated approximately 62 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 62 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Trenton's forensic nursing schools. Tuition in 2009 at Trenton's forensic nursing schools was $12,934 per year for instate students and $14,074 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Trenton. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,090 per year, on average, for room and board at Trenton-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,998.
If you plan on staying in Trenton after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Trenton, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are average. There were 4,410 forensic nurses working in Missouri and 190 working in the greater Trenton area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Trenton will increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Trenton, 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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