Bartlesville has a total population of 34,748 and a student population of 1,637. Of these students, 1,069 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Bartlesville, by student population, is Oklahoma Wesleyan University. In 2010, Oklahoma Wesleyan University graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Bartlesville's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,970 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Bartlesville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,288 per year, on average, for room and board at Bartlesville-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Bartlesville after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Bartlesville, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. There were 4,550 forensic nurses working in Oklahoma and 1,520 working in the greater Bartlesville area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Bartlesville. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Bartlesville, you can expect to make an average salary of $66,000 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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