Michigan contains 41 schools that offer forensic nursing programs. Madonna University, the highest-ranking forensic nursing school in MI, has a total student population of 4,211 and is the 365th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 41 forensic nursing schools in Michigan, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Metro Detroit Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,398/yr), with Alpena Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,805/yr.
Forensic Nursing students from Michigan 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 Michigan alone, there are 18,720 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average yearly salary of $42,540. Registered nurses in this state earn $64,100/yr and there are 84,620 employed.
Also, within the forensic nursing schools in Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from forensic nursing, there are 6233 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,809 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,088, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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