With an overall population of 14,953 and a student population of 2,169, approximately 2,169 of Moses Lake students attend one of Moses Lake's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Moses Lake's largest forensic nursing school is Big Bend Community College. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Big Bend Community College with credentials in forensic nursing.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Moses Lake's forensic nursing schools. Tuition in 2009 at Moses Lake's forensic nursing schools was $13,065 per year for instate students and $13,455 per year for out of state students.
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 Moses Lake. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,925 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,887.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Moses Lake, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 4,280 forensic nurses in Washington State, 90 were working in the greater Moses Lake area. The number of forensic nurses in Moses Lake is expected to increase by 21% 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 Moses Lake is $81,980 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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