With an overall population of 2,312 and a student population of 11,009, approximately 11,009 of Newtown students attend one of Newtown's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Newtown, by student population, is Bucks County Community College. In 2010, Bucks County Community College graduated approximately 84 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 84 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Newtown's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Newtown was $3,546 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newtown, your job prospects are average. There were 14,200 forensic nurses working in Pennsylvania and 570 working in the greater Newtown area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Newtown is expected to 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 Newtown, you can expect to make an average salary of $72,700 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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