Danville, Virginia has 2 forensic nursing schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a certificate in forensic nursing. Danville has a total population of 48,411 and a student population of 7,183. Of these students, 4,482 are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Danville Regional Medical Center School of Health Professions is the largest forensic nursing school in Danville, based on student population. In 2010, Danville Regional Medical Center School of Health Professions graduated approximately 27 students from its forensic nursing program.
A reported 27 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Danville in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,811 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Danville, your job prospects are good. There were 5,430 forensic nurses working in Virginia and 50 working in the greater Danville area in 2010. Danville's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% 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 Danville is $69,320 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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