Forensic Nursing Schools In Idaho

Idaho has 11 accredited forensic nursing schools where forensic nursing faculty who teach forensic nursing classes can find employment. The trends in Idaho's forensic nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:

  • Forensic Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Masters degree in Forensic Nursing


  1. Carrington College-Boise

    1122 North Liberty Street, Boise, Idaho 83704-8742

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  2. Boise State University

    1910 University Dr, Boise, Idaho 83725

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  3. Eastern Idaho Technical College

    1600 S 25th E, Idaho Falls, Idaho 83404-5788

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  4. Idaho State University

    921 S 8th Ave, Pocatello, Idaho 83209

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  5. Lewis-Clark State College

    500 8th Ave, Lewiston, Idaho 83501-2698

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  6. ITT Technical Institute-Boise

    12302 W. Explorer Dr, Boise, Idaho 83713-1529

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  7. North Idaho College

    1000 West Garden Avenue, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 83814-2199

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  8. Northwest Nazarene University

    623 S. Holly St, Nampa, Idaho 83686-5897

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  9. Brigham Young University-Idaho

    525 S Center, Rexburg, Idaho 83460

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  10. College of Southern Idaho

    315 Falls Ave., Twin Falls, Idaho 83301

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  11. College of Western Idaho

    5500 East Opportunity Drive, Nampa, Idaho 83687

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Professional Trends

Idaho Vs. National Forensic Nursing Employment

Idaho 1,880
National 314,380

Of all of the forensic nursing professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Idaho.

Employment Growth for Forensic nursing professionals In Idaho

1,700 1,540 1,890 1,690 1,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Idaho, the field of forensic nursing is growing. There were 180 more forensic nursing professionals working in Idaho in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 11% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for forensic nursing professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of forensic nursing professionals has grown by 10% between 2006 and 2010.

Forensic Nursing VS. All Professions salaries in Idaho

$60,725 $60,690 $66,340 $64,830 $71,750
$39,304 $39,293 $42,361 $42,993 $44,477
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of forensic nursing professionals is growing, the salaries paid to forensic nursing professionals are increasing in Idaho. The mean salary for forensic nursing professionals in 2006 was $60,725 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $71,750 per year.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Idaho

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Thus, there was a 15% growth in forensic nursing professionals' salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of forensic nursing, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid forensic nursing professionals earning 187% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Idaho state.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Idaho

Forensic Nursing
Forensic Science

In Idaho, forensic nursing professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing programs available for each degree type for all schools in Idaho


A majority of these graduates, or 56%, graduated with a associate's degree in forensic nursing.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Idaho

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