With an overall population of 5,230 and a student population of 6,466, approximately 6,340 of Nelsonville students attend one of Nelsonville's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Hocking College is the largest forensic nursing school in Nelsonville, based on student population. Approximately 90 students graduated in 2010 from Hocking College with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 90 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Nelsonville in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Nelsonville's forensic nursing schools was $12,958 per year for instate students and $16,627 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Nelsonville-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,030 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,019.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Nelsonville, your job prospects are good. There were 12,610 forensic nurses working in Ohio and 510 working in the greater Nelsonville area in 2010. Nelsonville'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 Nelsonville is $73,040 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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