Watertown has a total population of 26,705 and a student population of 3,381. Of these students, 3,314 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Watertown, by student population, is Jefferson Community College. In 2010, approximately 29 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Jefferson Community College.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Watertown's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,694 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,150 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Watertown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 27,280 forensic nurses in New York, 500 were working in the greater Watertown area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 5% in Watertown. 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 Watertown is $75,190 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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