With an overall population of 2,972 and a student population of 2,084, approximately 2,084 of Wilburton students attend one of Wilburton's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Wilburton's largest forensic nursing school is Eastern Oklahoma State College. In 2010, Eastern Oklahoma State College graduated approximately 59 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 59 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Wilburton. If you decide to attend one of Wilburton's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,992 per year in instate tuition and $13,622 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,251 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,848 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,258.
If you plan on staying in Wilburton after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Wilburton, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 forensic nurses in Oklahoma were working in the greater Wilburton area. Wilburton's forensic nurse workforce is projected 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 Wilburton is $58,020 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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