Burlington has a general population of 38,889 and an overall student population of 16,510. Approximately 13,391 of Burlington's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
University of Vermont is the largest forensic nursing school in Burlington, based on student population. In 2010, University of Vermont graduated approximately 67 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 67 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Burlington's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $24,874 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Burlington forensic nursing schools was an average of $42,730 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,050 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,996 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you 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 Burlington, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 750 forensic nurses in Vermont, 420 were working in the greater Burlington area. Burlington's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
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