With an overall population of 13,507 and a student population of 17,173, approximately 17,173 of Brenham students attend one of Brenham's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Brenham, by student population, is Blinn College. In 2010, approximately 82 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Blinn College.
In 2010, 82 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Brenham. Tuition in 2009 at Brenham's forensic nursing schools was $10,637 per year for instate students and $12,461 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,094 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Brenham. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,630 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,007.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Brenham, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 20,570 forensic nurses in Texas. Of these forensic nurses, 230 were working in the greater Brenham area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 24% in Brenham. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Brenham is $73,050 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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