Temple has a total population of 54,514 and a student population of 5,733. Of these students, 5,659 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Temple, by student population, is Temple College. In 2010, Temple College graduated approximately 66 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 66 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Temple's forensic nursing schools. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Temple was $1,800 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,298 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Temple, your job prospects are good. There were 20,570 forensic nurses working in Texas and 380 working in the greater Temple area in 2010. Temple's forensic nurse workforce is projected 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 Temple is $78,710 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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