Grants Pass has a general population of 23,003 and an overall student population of 5,549. Approximately 5,441 of Grants Pass's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Grants Pass, by student population, is Rogue Community College. In 2010, Rogue Community College graduated approximately 31 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 31 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Grants Pass's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Grants Pass, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,922.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Grants Pass after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Grants Pass, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 41 forensic nurses in Oregon were working in the greater Grants Pass area. Grants Pass's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% 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 Grants Pass is $77,220 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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