With an overall population of 24,821 and a student population of 1,804, approximately 1,804 of Bristol students attend one of Bristol's schools that offer forensic science programs.
Of the 1 forensic science schools in Bristol, the largest forensic science school, by student population, is King College. In 2010, King College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in forensic science.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in forensic science from forensic science schools in Bristol in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic science school in Bristol, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $21,880.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic science program in Bristol. And if you live on campus at one of the Bristol-based forensic science schools, you will have an added expense of $7,418 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,980.
If you plan on staying in Bristol after graduating from forensic science school, you should know that job prospects for forensic science technicians in Bristol, which is the most popular forensic science profession, are good. The government projects that the number of forensic science technicians in Bristol will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic science technicians.