Pasco has a general population of 32,066 and an overall student population of 6,978. Approximately 6,978 of Pasco's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Pasco, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Columbia Basin College. In 2010, Columbia Basin College graduated approximately 49 students from its forensic nursing program.
In 2010, 49 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree in Pasco. If you decide to attend a forensic nursing school in Pasco, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $3,075.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,065 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Pasco.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Pasco, your job prospects are good. There were 4,280 forensic nurses working in Washington State and 100 working in the greater Pasco area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 21% in Pasco. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Pasco is $100,530 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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