With an overall population of 16,465 and a student population of 1,070, approximately 1,070 of Defiance students attend one of Defiance's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Defiance's largest forensic nursing school is Defiance College. In 2010, Defiance College graduated approximately 0 students from its forensic nursing program.
If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Defiance, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,895.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,750 per year, on average, for room and board at Defiance-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,670.
If you plan on staying in Defiance after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Defiance, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 12,610 forensic nurses in Ohio. Of these forensic nurses, 480 were working in the greater Defiance area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Defiance will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Defiance is $73,550 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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