With an overall population of 14,623 and a student population of 2,689, approximately 2,689 of Belton students attend one of Belton's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Belton's largest forensic nursing school is University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. In 2010, University of Mary Hardin-Baylor graduated approximately 82 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 82 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Belton in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Belton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,650.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,350 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Belton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 49 forensic nurses in Texas were working in the greater Belton area. Belton's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Belton, you can expect to make an average salary of $78,710 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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