With an overall population of 1,457 and a student population of 3,599, approximately 3,599 of Dobson students attend one of Dobson's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Dobson, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Surry Community College. In 2010, Surry Community College graduated approximately 61 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 61 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Dobson's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Dobson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,703.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Dobson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,590 forensic nurses in North Carolina, 370 were working in the greater Dobson area. The number of forensic nurses in Dobson is expected to 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 Dobson is $73,100 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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