With an overall population of 7,222 and a student population of 1,702, approximately 1,702 of Devils Lake students attend one of Devils Lake's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Devils Lake's largest forensic nursing school is Lake Region State College. In 2010, Lake Region State College graduated approximately 20 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Devils Lake in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Devils Lake was $3,908 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Devils Lake-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $5,230 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,720.
If you plan on staying in Devils Lake after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Devils Lake, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 650 forensic nurses in North Dakota. Of these forensic nurses, 70 were working in the greater Devils Lake area. The number of forensic nurses in Devils Lake is expected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. 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 Devils Lake is $69,280 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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