Ontario has a general population of 10,985 and an overall student population of 2,618. Approximately 2,618 of Ontario's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Ontario, by student population, is Treasure Valley Community College. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Treasure Valley Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Ontario in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Ontario's forensic nursing schools was $13,845 per year for instate students and $14,295 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,195 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,050.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Ontario, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 forensic nurses in Oregon were working in the greater Ontario area. The number of forensic nurses in Ontario is expected 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 Ontario is $80,330 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.