Eugene has a total population of 137,893 and a student population of 35,690. Of these students, 12,691 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Eugene, by student population, is Lane Community College. Approximately 65 students graduated in 2010 from Lane Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 65 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Eugene in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Eugene was $3,346 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,110 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Eugene.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Eugene, your job prospects are good. There were 3,110 forensic nurses working in Oregon and 250 working in the greater Eugene area in 2010. Eugene's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. 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 Eugene is $83,320 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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