There are 3 forensic nursing schools in Bismarck, North Dakota. Bismarck has a general population of 55,532 and an overall student population of 7,696. Approximately 7,090 of Bismarck's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Bismarck, by student population, is University of Mary. In 2010, approximately 70 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at University of Mary.
A total of 125 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Bismarck in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Bismarck's forensic nursing schools was $16,439 per year for instate students and $18,686 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,869 per year, on average, for room and board at Bismarck-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,570.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Bismarck, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 650 forensic nurses in North Dakota. Of these forensic nurses, 160 were working in the greater Bismarck area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 12% in Bismarck. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Bismarck is $65,860 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
1500 Edwards Ave, Bismarck, North Dakota 58506-5587
Less than 1 year certificate
1-2 years certificate
7500 University Dr, Bismarck, North Dakota 58504
512 N 7th St, Bismarck, North Dakota 58501-4425