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Forensic Nursing Schools in Plattsburgh, New York

Forensic Nursing Schools in Plattsburgh, NY

If you are interested in pursuing forensic nursing, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Plattsburgh, New York. Plattsburgh has a general population of 18,816 and an overall student population of 8,760. Approximately 8,699 of Plattsburgh's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.

SUNY College at Plattsburgh is the largest forensic nursing school in Plattsburgh, based on student population. Approximately 43 students graduated in 2010 from SUNY College at Plattsburgh with credentials in forensic nursing.

In 2010, 76 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Plattsburgh's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Plattsburgh's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,589 per year in instate tuition and $22,019 per year in out of state tuition.

In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $875 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Plattsburgh-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $8,250 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,907.

Forensic Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Plattsburgh

If you plan on staying in Plattsburgh after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Plattsburgh, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are not very good. There were 27,280 forensic nurses working in New York and 500 working in the greater Plattsburgh area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Plattsburgh is expected to increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.

As a forensic nurse in Plattsburgh, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,190 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Forensic Nursing Degree in Plattsburgh
  • Associates Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Nursing Classes
  • Forensic Nursing Courses
  • Forensic Nursing Training

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  1. 1SUNY College at PlattsburghSUNY College at Plattsburgh

    101 Broad Street, Plattsburgh, New York 12901-2681

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  2. 2Clinton Community CollegeClinton Community College

    136 Clinton Point Dr, Plattsburgh, New York 12901

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree