Youngwood has a general population of 4,138 and an overall student population of 7,089. Approximately 7,089 of Youngwood's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Youngwood, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Westmoreland County Community College. In 2010, Westmoreland County Community College graduated approximately 141 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 141 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Youngwood. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,700 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Youngwood, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 14,200 forensic nurses in Pennsylvania, 2,160 were working in the greater Youngwood area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Youngwood will 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 Youngwood, 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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