Slippery Rock has a total population of 3,068 and a student population of 8,648. Of these students, 8,648 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania is the largest forensic nursing school in Slippery Rock, based on student population. In 2010, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 56 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 56 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Slippery Rock. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,032 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Slippery Rock forensic nursing schools was an average of $21,913 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,363 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Slippery Rock. And if you live on campus at one of the Slippery Rock-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $8,554 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Slippery Rock, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 forensic nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Slippery Rock area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 8% in Slippery Rock. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Slippery Rock, you can expect to make an average salary of $77,510 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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