With an overall population of 82,026 and a student population of 15,966, approximately 14,644 of Youngstown students attend one of Youngstown's schools that offer forensic science programs.
Youngstown's largest forensic science school is Youngstown State University. In 2010, Youngstown State University graduated approximately 7 students with credentials in forensic science.
A total of 7 students graduated with credentials in forensic science from forensic science schools in Youngstown in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Youngstown's forensic science schools was $20,057 per year for instate students and $22,750 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,212 for forensic science related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,148.
If you plan on staying in Youngstown after graduating from forensic science school, you should know that job prospects for forensic science technicians in Youngstown, which is the most popular forensic science profession, are not very good. By the year 2018, the number of forensic science technicians is expected to increase by 6% in Youngstown. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.