Plainview has a total population of 22,336 and a student population of 5,886. Of these students, 5,886 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Plainview, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Wayland Baptist University. Approximately 19 students graduated in 2010 from Wayland Baptist University with credentials in forensic nursing.
A total of 19 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Plainview in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Plainview was $10,316 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,248 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Plainview. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,939 per year, on average, for room and board at Plainview-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Plainview, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 39 forensic nurses in Texas were working in the greater Plainview area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Plainview will 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 Plainview is $70,660 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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