With an overall population of 4,886 and a student population of 1,514, approximately 1,514 of Penns Grove students attend one of Penns Grove's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Penns Grove, by student population, is Salem Community College. In 2010, Salem Community College graduated approximately 23 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 23 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Penns Grove in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,774 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $975 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Penns Grove.
If you plan on staying in Penns Grove after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Penns Grove, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 36 forensic nurses in New Jersey were working in the greater Penns Grove area. The number of forensic nurses in Penns Grove is expected to increase by 7% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Penns Grove is $90,200 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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