With an overall population of 24,485 and a student population of 9,200, approximately 9,200 of Corsicana students attend one of Corsicana's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Corsicana, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Navarro College. In 2010, Navarro College graduated approximately 75 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 75 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Corsicana in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,225 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Corsicana forensic nursing schools was an average of $17,079 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,366 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Corsicana. And if you live on campus at one of the Corsicana-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $4,266 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,134.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Corsicana, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 20,570 forensic nurses in Texas. Of these forensic nurses, 160 were working in the greater Corsicana area. The number of forensic nurses in Corsicana 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 Corsicana is $100,790 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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