With an overall population of 62,203 and a student population of 6,003, approximately 4,630 of Santa Fe students attend one of Santa Fe's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Santa Fe, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Santa Fe Community College. In 2010, approximately 50 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Santa Fe Community College.
In 2010, 50 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Santa Fe. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Santa Fe was $1,113 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,070 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Santa Fe.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Santa Fe, your job prospects are good. There were 1,600 forensic nurses working in New Mexico and 150 working in the greater Santa Fe area in 2010. Santa Fe's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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