With an overall population of 23,128 and a student population of 3,458, approximately 3,458 of New Bern students attend one of New Bern's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in New Bern, by student population, is Craven Community College. In 2010, Craven Community College graduated approximately 32 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 32 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in New Bern in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,316 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,270 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 New Bern, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 forensic nurses in North Carolina were working in the greater New Bern area. The number of forensic nurses in New Bern is expected 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 New Bern is $73,670 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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