With an overall population of 12,866 and a student population of 10,011, approximately 10,011 of Levelland students attend one of Levelland's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
South Plains College is the largest forensic nursing school in Levelland, based on student population. In 2010, South Plains College graduated approximately 46 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Levelland. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Levelland, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,444.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $990 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Levelland. And if you live on campus at one of the Levelland-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,100 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Levelland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 20,570 forensic nurses in Texas, 470 were working in the greater Levelland area. The number of forensic nurses in Levelland is expected to increase by 24% by the year 2018. 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 Levelland is $70,660 per year, which is lower than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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