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Forensic Nursing Schools in Huntington, West Virginia

Forensic Nursing Schools in Huntington, WV

Huntington has a general population of 51,475 and an overall student population of 18,092. Approximately 13,776 of Huntington's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.

Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Huntington, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Marshall University. In 2010, Marshall University graduated approximately 119 students with credentials in forensic nursing.

In 2010, 119 students graduated with a forensic nursing degree from one of Huntington's forensic nursing schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,668 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Huntington forensic nursing schools was an average of $23,914 per year in 2009.

You should also anticipate spending about $1,100 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,556 per year, on average, for room and board at Huntington-based forensic nursing schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $12,116.

Forensic Nursing Salaries and Career Outlook in Huntington

If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Huntington, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 1,800 forensic nurses in West Virginia, 340 were working in the greater Huntington area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Huntington will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.

The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Huntington is $73,390 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Forensic Nursing Degree in Huntington
  • Associates Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors Degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Forensic Nursing Classes
  • Forensic Nursing Courses
  • Forensic Nursing Training

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  1. 1Marshall UniversityMarshall University

    1 John Marshall Dr, Huntington, West Virginia 25755

    Awards Offered:
    Associate's degree
    Bachelor's degree
    Postbaccalaureate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate