Schenectady has a total population of 61,821 and a student population of 7,941. Of these students, 121 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Schenectady's largest forensic nursing school is Ellis School of Nursing. Approximately 51 students graduated in 2010 from Ellis School of Nursing with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 51 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Schenectady's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Schenectady was $6,927 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,100 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Schenectady, your job prospects are not very good. There were 27,280 forensic nurses working in New York and 1,570 working in the greater Schenectady area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 5% in Schenectady. 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 Schenectady is $85,720 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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