Hicksville, NY (population: 41,571) has one hundred and four forensic nursing schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Yale University, the highest ranked school in this group with a forensic nursing program, has a total student population of 11,593. It is the 2nd highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about forensic nursing programs in Hicksville, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of forensic nursing professors at Yale University such as Linda Pellico.
Forensic Nursing students from Hicksville 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 Nassau-Suffolk Metropolitan area alone, there are 5,850 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $47,010. Registered nurses in this area earn $77,010/yr and there are 24,490 employed.
Hicksville lies in Nassau county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Nassau-Suffolk Metropolitan area has 1,225,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $24.13/hr average worker wage, and a $50,190 average annual salary. Thus, about 19.982 out of every 1000 jobs in Hicksville are held by registered nurses, and 4.776/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
Of the 104 forensic nursing schools with a 100-mile radius of Hicksville, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Healthcare Training Institute comes out as the most expensive ($35,856/yr) for forensic nursing students, with New Jersey City University as the lowest, reported at only $6,871/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Hicksville|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||5.9 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||13.2 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||15.9 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||17.1 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||17.6 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||18.6 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||18.8 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||21.6 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||22.0 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||22.4 miles|