Blountville has a total population of 2,959 and a student population of 6,270. Of these students, 6,270 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Blountville, by student population, is Northeast State Community College. Approximately 50 students graduated in 2010 from Northeast State Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 50 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Blountville's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Blountville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,946.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,500 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Blountville.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Blountville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,180 forensic nurses in Tennessee, 280 were working in the greater Blountville area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Blountville will increase by 14% 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 Blountville is $78,740 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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