If you are interested in pursuing forensic nursing, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 forensic nursing schools in Ogden, Utah. With an overall population of 77,226 and a student population of 26,626, approximately 23,389 of Ogden students attend one of Ogden's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Weber State University is the largest forensic nursing school in Ogden, based on student population. In 2010, Weber State University graduated approximately 466 students from its forensic nursing program.
A total of 529 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Ogden in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Ogden's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,572 per year in instate tuition and $24,038 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,431 per year, on average, for room and board at Ogden-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,548.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Ogden, your job prospects are good. There were 2,420 forensic nurses working in Utah and 290 working in the greater Ogden area in 2010. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Ogden will increase by 31% 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 Ogden is $75,790 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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