With an overall population of 16,461 and a student population of 2,285, approximately 2,285 of Aberdeen students attend one of Aberdeen's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Aberdeen's largest forensic nursing school is Grays Harbor College. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Grays Harbor College.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Aberdeen in 2010. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Aberdeen, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,816.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $972 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Aberdeen, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 4,280 forensic nurses in Washington State. Of these forensic nurses, 80 were working in the greater Aberdeen area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Aberdeen will increase by 21% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Aberdeen, you can expect to make an average salary of $85,350 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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