With an overall population of 20,527 and a student population of 8,522, approximately 8,066 of Cedar City students attend one of Cedar City's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Cedar City, by student population, is Southern Utah University. In 2010, approximately 77 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Southern Utah University.
In 2010, 77 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Cedar City's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to attend one of Cedar City's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $14,255 per year in instate tuition and $22,833 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,036 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Cedar City. And if you live on campus at one of the Cedar City-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $5,300 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,855.
If you plan on staying in Cedar City after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Cedar City, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. In 2010, there were 2,420 forensic nurses in Utah. Of these forensic nurses, 30 were working in the greater Cedar City area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 31% in Cedar City. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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