With an overall population of 9,175 and a student population of 1,657, approximately 1,657 of Bradford students attend one of Bradford's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Bradford, by student population, is University of Pittsburgh-Bradford. In 2010, University of Pittsburgh-Bradford graduated approximately 29 students from its forensic nursing program.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Bradford in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Bradford's forensic nursing schools was $23,148 per year for instate students and $32,708 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,480 per year, on average, for room and board at Bradford-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $15,502.
If you plan on staying in Bradford after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Bradford, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 37 forensic nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Bradford area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Bradford will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Bradford, you can expect to make an average salary of $64,470 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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