With an overall population of 1,374 and a student population of 1,711, approximately 1,711 of Weldon students attend one of Weldon's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Weldon's largest forensic nursing school is Halifax Community College. In 2010, approximately 24 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Halifax Community College.
A total of 24 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Weldon in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Weldon was $1,718 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Weldon.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Weldon, your job prospects are good. There were 7,590 forensic nurses working in North Carolina and 330 working in the greater Weldon area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Weldon. 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 Weldon is $73,670 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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