Williamsport has a total population of 30,706 and a student population of 7,958. Of these students, 6,409 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Pennsylvania College of Technology is the largest forensic nursing school in Williamsport, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 68 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Pennsylvania College of Technology.
A reported 68 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Williamsport in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Williamsport's forensic nursing schools was $24,505 per year for instate students and $27,655 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Williamsport. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,350 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $16,155.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Williamsport, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 105 forensic nurses in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Williamsport area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Williamsport 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 Williamsport is $79,510 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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