Forensic Nursing Schools
In Columbus, Georgia

The city of Columbus has 2 schools where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Columbus, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Forensic Nursing


Professional Trends

Columbus Vs. Georgia Forensic Nursing Employment

Columbus 350
Georgia 13,000

Exactly 350 of the 13,000 forensic nursing professionals employed in Georgia, work in Columbus. Between 2006 and 2010, in Columbus, there has been a 52% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Columbus has increased, overall employment in Columbus has also increased.

Columbus Vs. Georgia Forensic Nursing employment growth

9,480 9,920 9,940 11,390 13,000
230 250 240 320 350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Columbus

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Columbus

$76,340 $75,600 $81,280 $79,090 $84,390
$31,920 $33,210 $35,050 $36,680 $37,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Columbus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbus

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Columbus has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $84,390 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Columbus. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in Columbus made an average salary of $76,340 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Columbus.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Columbus

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Columbus forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $77,840. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,970 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 142% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Columbus

Forensic Nursing

On average forensic nursing professionals in Columbus earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Columbus.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Columbus


There are 2 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city. Many of Columbus' forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Columbus


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Columbus' forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Columbus


In 2010 approximately 158 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Columbus, Georgia

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