Havre has a general population of 9,621 and an overall student population of 1,275. Approximately 1,275 of Havre's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Havre's largest forensic nursing school is Montana State University-Northern. In 2010, Montana State University-Northern graduated approximately 62 students from its forensic nursing program.
A reported 62 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Havre in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,280 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Havre forensic nursing schools was an average of $26,270 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Havre-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $5,978 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,280.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Havre, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 860 forensic nurses in Montana, 100 were working in the greater Havre area. The number of forensic nurses in Havre is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Havre, you can expect to make an average salary of $76,660 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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