There are 2 forensic nursing schools in Sharon, Pennsylvania. Sharon has a total population of 16,328 and a student population of 1,097. Of these students, 840 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Sharon's largest forensic nursing school is Sharon Regional Health System School of Nursing. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Sharon Regional Health System School of Nursing with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 39 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Sharon in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,050 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,360 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Sharon.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Sharon, your job prospects are average. There were 14,200 forensic nurses working in Pennsylvania and 640 working in the greater Sharon area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Sharon will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Sharon is $72,900 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
147 Shenango Ave, Sharon, Pennsylvania 16146-1537
Less than 1 year certificate
740 E State St, Sharon, Pennsylvania 16146
1-2 years certificate