With an overall population of 15,121 and a student population of 4,341, approximately 4,278 of Butler students attend one of Butler's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Butler County Community College is the largest forensic nursing school in Butler, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 49 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Butler County Community College.
A total of 49 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Butler in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,970 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Butler, your job prospects are average. There were 14,200 forensic nurses working in Pennsylvania and 2,160 working in the greater Butler area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Butler is expected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Butler is $77,510 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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