Collegedale has a general population of 6,514 and an overall student population of 2,891. Approximately 2,891 of Collegedale's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Collegedale, by student population, is Southern Adventist University. In 2010, Southern Adventist University graduated approximately 164 students from its forensic nursing program.
A reported 164 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Collegedale in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Collegedale was $17,112 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Collegedale-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $5,080 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Collegedale, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,180 forensic nurses in Tennessee, 510 were working in the greater Collegedale area. The number of forensic nurses in Collegedale is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Collegedale, you can expect to make an average salary of $67,200 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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