With an overall population of 1,974 and a student population of 1,427, approximately 1,427 of Clarendon students attend one of Clarendon's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Clarendon's largest forensic nursing school is Clarendon College. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Clarendon College.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Clarendon's forensic nursing schools. Tuition in 2009 at Clarendon's forensic nursing schools was $9,547 per year for instate students and $10,003 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Clarendon. And if you live on campus at one of the Clarendon-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,544 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,937.
If you plan on staying in Clarendon after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Clarendon, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. There were 20,570 forensic nurses working in Texas and 470 working in the greater Clarendon area in 2010. The number of forensic nurses in Clarendon is expected to 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 Clarendon is $70,660 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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