Ashland has a general population of 8,620 and an overall student population of 612. Approximately 612 of Ashland's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Northland College is the largest forensic nursing school in Ashland, based on student population. In 2010, Northland College graduated approximately 3 students with credentials in forensic nursing.
A reported 3 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Ashland in 2010. In 2009 tuition at forensic nursing schools in Ashland was $24,021 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a forensic nursing program in Ashland. And if you live on campus at one of the Ashland-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $6,765 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,471.
If you decide to work as a forensic nurse in Ashland, your job prospects are average. There were 5,080 forensic nurses working in Wisconsin and 110 working in the greater Ashland area in 2010. Ashland's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Ashland, you can expect to make an average salary of $80,100 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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