Laramie has a general population of 27,204 and an overall student population of 13,654. Approximately 12,427 of Laramie's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Laramie's largest forensic nursing school is University of Wyoming. In 2010, University of Wyoming graduated approximately 165 students from its forensic nursing program.
A reported 165 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Laramie in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Laramie's forensic nursing schools was $16,020 per year for instate students and $23,940 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for forensic nursing related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,006 per year, on average, for room and board at Laramie-based forensic nursing schools. 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 Laramie, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 forensic nurses in Wyoming were working in the greater Laramie area. Laramie's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Laramie, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,610 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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