With an overall population of 21,598 and a student population of 849, approximately 849 of Watertown students attend one of Watertown's schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Watertown's largest forensic nursing school is Maranatha Baptist Bible College. In 2010, approximately 10 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Maranatha Baptist Bible College.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Watertown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,000 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $950 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Watertown-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $5,990 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Watertown after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Watertown, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are average. There were 5,080 forensic nurses working in Wisconsin and 270 working in the greater Watertown area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of forensic nurses is expected to increase by 11% in Watertown. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a forensic nurse in Watertown is $76,980 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for forensic nurses.
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