Johnson City has a total population of 55,469 and a student population of 14,605. Of these students, 14,421 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Johnson City, by student population, is East Tennessee State University. In 2010, East Tennessee State University graduated approximately 309 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 309 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Johnson City in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Johnson City's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,391 per year in instate tuition and $31,319 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,090 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $13,891.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Johnson City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 7,180 forensic nurses in Tennessee, 190 were working in the greater Johnson City area. Johnson City's forensic nurse workforce is projected 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 Johnson City, you can expect to make an average salary of $74,450 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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