Mansfield, Ohio has 2 forensic nursing schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in forensic nursing. Mansfield has a general population of 49,346 and an overall student population of 5,821. Approximately 3,966 of Mansfield's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Mansfield's largest forensic nursing school is Ashland University Dwight Schar College of Nursing. In 2010, approximately 99 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Ashland University Dwight Schar College of Nursing.
A reported 173 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Mansfield in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Mansfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $8,232.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,244 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $15,096.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Mansfield, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 12,610 forensic nurses in Ohio. Of these forensic nurses, 100 were working in the greater Mansfield area. Mansfield's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 13% 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 Mansfield is $74,660 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
2441 Kenwood Circle, Mansfield, Ohio 44901-0698
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