Akron has a total population of 217,074 and a student population of 27,666. Of these students, 25,959 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic science programs.
Akron's largest forensic science school is University of Akron Main Campus. In 2010, University of Akron Main Campus graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in forensic science.
If you decide to attend one of Akron's forensic science schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,869 per year in instate tuition and $30,117 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for forensic science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Akron-based forensic science schools, you will have an added expense of $8,697 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,718.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic science, if you decide to work as a forensic science technician in Akron, your job prospects are not very good. Akron's forensic science technician workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.
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