Keene has a general population of 5,003 and an overall student population of 809. Approximately 809 of Keene's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Southwestern Adventist University is the largest forensic nursing school in Keene, based on student population. Approximately 38 students graduated in 2010 from Southwestern Adventist University with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 38 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Keene in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Keene was $16,216 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,008 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Keene. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,148 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $19,576.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Keene, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 20,570 forensic nurses in Texas. Of these forensic nurses, 1,500 were working in the greater Keene area. The number of forensic nurses in Keene is expected 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 Keene, you can expect to make an average salary of $81,400 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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