New Castle has a total population of 26,309 and a student population of 276. Of these students, 72 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Jameson Health System is the largest forensic nursing school in New Castle, based on student population. In 2010, Jameson Health System graduated approximately 33 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a forensic nursing certificate from one of New Castle's forensic nursing schools.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Castle, your job prospects are average. There were 14,200 forensic nurses working in Pennsylvania and 290 working in the greater New Castle area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in New Castle 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 New Castle is $61,000 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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