Orangeburg has a general population of 3,388 and an overall student population of 2,665. Approximately 2,099 of Orangeburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Orangeburg, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Dominican College of Blauvelt. In 2010, Dominican College of Blauvelt graduated approximately 103 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 103 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Orangeburg's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Orangeburg was $21,120 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Orangeburg-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $10,150 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,520.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Orangeburg, your job prospects are not very good. There were 27,280 forensic nurses working in New York and 17,070 working in the greater Orangeburg area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Orangeburg is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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