Alvin has a general population of 21,413 and an overall student population of 5,240. Approximately 5,240 of Alvin's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Alvin, by student population, is Alvin Community College. In 2010, approximately 137 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Alvin Community College.
In 2010, 137 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Alvin. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,114 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,575 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Alvin.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Alvin, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 20,570 forensic nurses in Texas. Of these forensic nurses, 4,640 were working in the greater Alvin area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Alvin will increase by 24% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Alvin is $92,280 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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