With an overall population of 4,184 and a student population of 2,555, approximately 2,515 of Waynesburg students attend one of Waynesburg's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Waynesburg, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Waynesburg University. In 2010, approximately 259 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Waynesburg University.
In 2010, 259 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Waynesburg's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,760 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Waynesburg-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $7,370 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Waynesburg, your job prospects are average. There were 14,200 forensic nurses working in Pennsylvania and 290 working in the greater Waynesburg area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Waynesburg is expected to 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 Waynesburg is $61,000 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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