Kent has a total population of 27,906 and a student population of 25,349. Of these students, 25,127 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Kent, by student population, is Kent State University at Kent. In 2010, approximately 465 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Kent State University at Kent.
In 2010, 465 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Kent's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Kent's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,920 per year in instate tuition and $29,612 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,280 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Kent, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 forensic nurses in Ohio were working in the greater Kent area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Kent. 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 Kent is $72,660 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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