Newberry has a general population of 10,580 and an overall student population of 1,103. Approximately 1,103 of Newberry's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Newberry, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Newberry College. In 2010, Newberry College graduated approximately 0 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,470 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,550 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Newberry. And if you live on campus at one of the Newberry-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $7,750 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,850.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Newberry, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 4,130 forensic nurses in South Carolina. Of these forensic nurses, 150 were working in the greater Newberry area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 16% in Newberry. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Newberry is $68,360 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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