Hamlet has a total population of 6,018 and a student population of 1,969. Of these students, 1,969 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Hamlet, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Richmond Community College. In 2010, approximately 41 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Richmond Community College.
A reported 41 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Hamlet in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Hamlet was $1,658 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 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 Hamlet, your job prospects are good. There were 7,590 forensic nurses working in North Carolina and 420 working in the greater Hamlet area in 2010. Hamlet's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Hamlet is $80,280 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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