With an overall population of 8,832 and a student population of 11,300, approximately 11,300 of Cheney students attend one of Cheney's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Eastern Washington University is the largest forensic nursing school in Cheney, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 62 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Eastern Washington University.
A total of 62 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing from forensic nursing schools in Cheney in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Cheney's forensic nursing schools was $17,838 per year for instate students and $26,556 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,035 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,073 per year, on average, for room and board at Cheney-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,765.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Cheney, your job prospects are good. There were 4,280 forensic nurses working in Washington State and 420 working in the greater Cheney area in 2010. Cheney's forensic nurse workforce is projected to 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 Cheney, you can expect to make an average salary of $84,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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