Miami has a total population of 13,704 and a student population of 2,243. Of these students, 2,191 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College is the largest forensic nursing school in Miami, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 71 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College.
A total of 71 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Miami in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,449 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Miami forensic nursing schools was an average of $13,259 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $850 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Miami-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,858 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,156.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Miami, your job prospects are good. There were 4,550 forensic nurses working in Oklahoma and 470 working in the greater Miami area in 2010. Miami's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 17% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Miami, you can expect to make an average salary of $60,320 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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