Banner Elk has a total population of 811 and a student population of 906. Of these students, 906 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Lees-McRae College is the largest forensic nursing school in Banner Elk, based on student population. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Lees-McRae College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 19 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Banner Elk. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Banner Elk, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,875.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Banner Elk, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 forensic nurses in North Carolina were working in the greater Banner Elk area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Banner Elk will increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Banner Elk is $73,100 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
275 College Drive, Banner Elk, North Carolina 28604-0128