Muskogee has a general population of 38,310 and an overall student population of 1,757. Approximately 1,021 of Muskogee's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Muskogee's largest forensic nursing school is Bacone College. Approximately 33 students graduated in 2010 from Bacone College with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 33 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Muskogee in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Muskogee was $11,700 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Muskogee. 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 $0.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Muskogee, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,550 forensic nurses in Oklahoma, 470 were working in the greater Muskogee area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 17% in Muskogee. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Muskogee is $60,320 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
2299 Old Bacone Rd, Muskogee, Oklahoma 74403-1597