With an overall population of 11,613 and a student population of 1,540, approximately 1,540 of Urbana students attend one of Urbana's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Urbana University is the largest forensic nursing school in Urbana, based on student population. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Urbana University with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 20 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Urbana. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Urbana, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,130.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Urbana. And if you live on campus at one of the Urbana-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $7,990 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $22,130.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Urbana, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 forensic nurses in Ohio were working in the greater Urbana area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 13% in Urbana. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Urbana, you can expect to make an average salary of $73,550 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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