Powell has a general population of 5,373 and an overall student population of 2,099. Approximately 2,099 of Powell's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
The largest forensic nursing school in Powell, by student population, is Northwest College. In 2010, approximately 37 students graduated from the Forensic Nursing program at Northwest College.
A reported 37 students graduated with credentials in forensic nursing in Powell in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Powell's forensic nursing schools, you can expect to pay an average of $9,851 per year in instate tuition and $13,115 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for forensic nursing related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Powell-based forensic nursing schools, you will have an added expense of $3,916 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 Powell after graduating from forensic nursing school, you should know that job prospects for forensic nurses in Powell, which is the most popular forensic nursing profession, are good. There were 550 forensic nurses working in Wyoming and 90 working in the greater Powell area in 2010. Powell's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 20% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Powell, you can expect to make an average salary of $72,350 per year. This is higher than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.
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