Clarksville has a total population of 103,455 and a student population of 11,817. Of these students, 10,188 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Clarksville, by student population, is Austin Peay State University. In 2010, approximately 108 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Austin Peay State University.
In 2010, 108 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Clarksville's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Clarksville's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,221 per year in instate tuition and $31,149 per year in out of state tuition.
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 Clarksville. And if you live on campus at one of the Clarksville-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,120 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,274.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Clarksville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 7,180 forensic nurses in Tennessee. Of these forensic nurses, 140 were working in the greater Clarksville area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 14% in Clarksville. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Clarksville is $71,100 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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