Sylva has a general population of 2,435 and an overall student population of 2,698. Approximately 2,698 of Sylva's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Sylva's largest forensic nursing school is Southwestern Community College. Approximately 26 students graduated in 2010 from Southwestern Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Sylva. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Sylva was $1,465 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,125 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Sylva, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 forensic nurses in North Carolina were working in the greater Sylva area. Sylva'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 Sylva is $73,100 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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