Salisbury has a general population of 26,462 and an overall student population of 10,025. Approximately 7,330 of Salisbury's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Rowan-Cabarrus Community College is the largest forensic nursing school in Salisbury, based on student population. In 2010, Rowan-Cabarrus Community College graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 25 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Salisbury. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Salisbury, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,702.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 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 Salisbury, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 forensic nurses in North Carolina were working in the greater Salisbury area. Salisbury's forensic nurse workforce is projected 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 Salisbury is $80,280 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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