With an overall population of 14,972 and a student population of 3,694, approximately 3,247 of Martinsburg students attend one of Martinsburg's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Of the 1 forensic nursing schools in Martinsburg, the largest forensic nursing school, by student population, is Blue Ridge Community and Technical College. In 2010, Blue Ridge Community and Technical College graduated approximately 18 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Martinsburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,072 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Martinsburg.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Martinsburg, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 1,800 forensic nurses in West Virginia. Of these forensic nurses, 310 were working in the greater Martinsburg area. The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Martinsburg will increase by 8% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Martinsburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $75,230 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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