Kinston has a total population of 23,688 and a student population of 3,561. Of these students, 3,561 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Lenoir Community College is the largest forensic nursing school in Kinston, based on student population. In 2010, Lenoir Community College graduated approximately 20 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Kinston's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Kinston was $1,703 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Kinston.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Kinston, your job prospects are good. There were 7,590 forensic nurses working in North Carolina and 560 working in the greater Kinston area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Kinston. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Kinston, you can expect to make an average salary of $74,840 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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