Portsmouth has a general population of 20,784 and an overall student population of 2,024. Approximately 1,850 of Portsmouth's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Portsmouth's largest forensic nursing school is Great Bay Community College. Approximately 46 students graduated in 2010 from Great Bay Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Portsmouth's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Portsmouth was $6,016 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Portsmouth, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 1,220 forensic nurses in New Hampshire, 60 were working in the greater Portsmouth area. Portsmouth's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Portsmouth, you can expect to make an average salary of $97,030 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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