Spring has a total population of 36,385 and a student population of 46,596. Of these students, 46,504 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Spring, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Lone Star College System. In 2010, approximately 576 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Lone Star College System.
A total of 576 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Spring in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Spring, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,200.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $600 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Spring after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Spring, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 20,570 forensic nurses in Texas. Of these forensic nurses, 4,640 were working in the greater Spring area. The number of forensic nurses in Spring 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 Spring is $92,280 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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