Malvern, AR has one forensic nursing school within its city limits. Ouachita Technical College has a total student population of 1,610. It is the 5249th highest ranked school in the USA and the 64th highest in the state of Arkansas (#1 is Harding University). To learn more about forensic nursing programs in Malvern, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of forensic nursing professors at Ouachita Technical College such as Kwin Black.
Forensic Nursing students from Malvern schools who go on to become forensic nurses, forensic accountants, forensics specialists, crime scene forensics specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 2,583,770 people working as registered nurses alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $66,530. Also, Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses make on average $40,900 per year and there are about 728,670 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 1,600 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $30,910. Registered nurses in this area earn $49,980/yr and there are 1,710 employed.
Malvern lies in Hot Spring county, which is one of the 57 counties in Arkansas. Overall, the South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area has 128,740 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.7% unemployment rate, $15.12/hr average worker wage, and a $31,460 average annual salary. Thus, about 13.257 out of every 1000 jobs in Malvern are held by registered nurses, and 12.452/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Ouachita Technical College ends up costing a student $7,311/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Malvern|
|Hot Springs||AR||-||2||23.3818||62||16.9 miles|
|Little Rock||AR||192,247||12||20.3043||243||36.2 miles|
|North Little Rock||AR||59,309||4||19.2203||72||43.2 miles|