Keyser has a general population of 5,303 and an overall student population of 1,810. Approximately 1,810 of Keyser's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Keyser, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Potomac State College of West Virginia University. In 2010, Potomac State College of West Virginia University graduated approximately 4 students from its forensic nursing program.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Keyser in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Keyser's forensic nursing schools was $13,000 per year for instate students and $18,860 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,178 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Keyser-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $7,156 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in forensic nursing, if you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Keyser, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 forensic nurses in West Virginia were working in the greater Keyser area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Keyser 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 Keyser is $77,210 per year, which is higher than the average for forensic nurses state-wide.
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