If you are interested in pursuing forensic nursing, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Edmond, Oklahoma. Edmond has a total population of 68,315 and a student population of 18,263. Of these students, 18,263 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Edmond's largest forensic nursing school is University of Central Oklahoma. In 2010, University of Central Oklahoma graduated approximately 99 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 122 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Edmond in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Edmond's forensic nursing schools was $21,557 per year for instate students and $24,771 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,050 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Edmond. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,918 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $15,424.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Edmond, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 4,550 forensic nurses in Oklahoma. Of these forensic nurses, 1,550 were working in the greater Edmond area. The number of forensic nurses in Edmond is expected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Edmond is $65,930 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
100 N University Dr, Edmond, Oklahoma 73034
2-4 years certificate
2501 E Memorial Rd, Edmond, Oklahoma 73013-1100