With an overall population of 22,773 and a student population of 4,856, approximately 4,856 of Denison students attend one of Denison's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Denison, by student population, is Grayson County College. Approximately 64 students graduated in 2010 from Grayson County College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 64 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Denison's forensic nursing schools. Tuition in 2009 at Denison's forensic nursing schools was $7,950 per year for instate students and $9,396 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $612 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,650 per year, on average, for room and board at Denison-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,627.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Denison, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 231 forensic nurses in Texas were working in the greater Denison area. Denison'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 Denison, you can expect to make an average salary of $71,620 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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