New Paltz, NY has one hundred and six 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 New Paltz, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of forensic nursing professors at Yale University such as Linda Pellico.
Forensic Nursing students from New Paltz 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 Kingston area alone, there are 560 employed licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses earning an average salary of $39,790. Registered nurses in this area earn $61,100/yr and there are 980 employed.
New Paltz lies in Ulster county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Kingston area has 59,530 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.8% unemployment rate, $19.04/hr average worker wage, and a $39,590 average annual salary. Thus, about 16.423 out of every 1000 jobs in New Paltz are held by registered nurses, and 9.426/1000 are held by licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses.
Of the 106 forensic nursing schools with a 100-mile radius of New Paltz, only 10 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 CUNY Lehman College as the lowest, reported at only $4,335/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from New Paltz|
|Hyde Park||NY||-||1||37.5099||6||9.7 miles|
|West Point||NY||-||1||80.8664||76||25.5 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||53.1 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||59.4 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||59.5 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||59.6 miles|