With an overall population of 6,034 and a student population of 7,907, approximately 7,907 of New Paltz students attend one of New Paltz's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in New Paltz, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is State University of New York at New Paltz. Approximately 36 students graduated in 2010 from State University of New York at New Paltz with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 36 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in New Paltz in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,691 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all New Paltz forensic nursing schools was an average of $26,591 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,202 per year, on average, for room and board at New Paltz-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in New Paltz, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 27,280 forensic nurses in New York, 160 were working in the greater New Paltz area. New Paltz's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in New Paltz is $78,580 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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