Bellevue has a general population of 109,569 and an overall student population of 17,276. Approximately 14,010 of Bellevue's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Bellevue, by student population, is Bellevue College. In 2010, Bellevue College graduated approximately 40 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 40 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Bellevue's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,868 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $972 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Bellevue.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Bellevue, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 forensic nurses in Washington State were working in the greater Bellevue area. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 14% in Bellevue. 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 Bellevue is $65,490 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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