Forensic Nursing Schools In Illinois

In Illinois, there are 84 accredited schools where forensic nursing classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing training in Illinois, which 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


Schools

  1. Aurora University

    347 S Gladstone Ave, Aurora, Illinois 60506-4892

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  2. Southwestern Illinois College

    2500 Carlyle Ave, Belleville, Illinois 62221-5899

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  3. Black Hawk College

    6600-34th Avenue, Moline, Illinois 61265-5899

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  4. Blessing Rieman College of Nursing

    Broadway at 11th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62305-7005

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  5. Bradley University

    1501 W Bradley Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61625-0001

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  6. Carl Sandburg College

    2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard, Galesburg, Illinois 61401

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  7. Chicago State University

    9501 S. King Drive, Chicago, Illinois 60628-1598

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  8. City Colleges of Chicago-Kennedy-King College

    6301 S Halsted St, Chicago, Illinois 60621-2709

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  9. City Colleges of Chicago-Malcolm X College

    1900 W Van Buren, Chicago, Illinois 60612-3197

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  10. City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey College

    10001 S Woodlawn Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60628-1696

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  11. City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman College

    1145 W Wilson Ave., Chicago, Illinois 60640-6063

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  12. City Colleges of Chicago-Richard J Daley College

    7500 S Pulaski Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60652-1299

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  13. City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright College

    4300 N Narragansett, Chicago, Illinois 60634-1500

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  14. Concordia University in River Forest

    7400 Augusta, River Forest, Illinois 60305-1499

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  15. Danville Area Community College

    2000 E Main St, Danville, Illinois 61832-5118

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  16. DePaul University

    55 E Jackson, Chicago, Illinois 60604

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  17. College of DuPage

    425 Fawell Blvd., Glen Ellyn, Illinois 60137-6599

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  18. Eastern Illinois University

    600 Lincoln Avenue, Charleston, Illinois 61920

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  19. Elgin Community College

    1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin, Illinois 60123-7193

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  20. Elmhurst College

    190 Prospect Ave, Elmhurst, Illinois 60126-3096

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  21. Governors State University

    1 University Pky, University Park, Illinois 60484

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  22. Graham Hospital School of Nursing

    210 W Walnut St, Canton, Illinois 61520-2497

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  23. Highland Community College in Freeport

    2998 W Pearl City Rd, Freeport, Illinois 61032-9341

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  24. University of Illinois at Chicago

    601 S Morgan, Chicago, Illinois 60607

    150 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  25. Benedictine University

    5700 College Rd, Lisle, Illinois 60532-0900

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  26. Illinois Wesleyan University

    1312 N Park St, Bloomington, Illinois 61702-2900

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  27. Illinois Central College

    One College Drive, East Peoria, Illinois 61635-0001

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  28. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Olney Central College

    305 N West Street, Olney, Illinois 62450

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  29. Illinois State University

    North and School Streets, Normal, Illinois 61790-1000

    160 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  30. Illinois Valley Community College

    815 N Orlando Smith Ave, Oglesby, Illinois 61348-9692

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  31. John A Logan College

    700 Logan College Road, Carterville, Illinois 62918-2500

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  32. John Wood Community College

    1301 S 48th Street, Quincy, Illinois 62305-8736

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  33. Joliet Junior College

    1215 Houbolt Rd, Joliet, Illinois 60431-8938

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  34. Kankakee Community College

    100 College Drive, Kankakee, Illinois 60901

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  35. Kaskaskia College

    27210 College Rd, Centralia, Illinois 62801

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  36. Kishwaukee College

    21193 Malta Rd, Malta, Illinois 60150-9699

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  37. College of Lake County

    19351 W Washington St., Grayslake, Illinois 60030-1198

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  38. Lake Land College

    5001 Lake Land Blvd, Mattoon, Illinois 61938

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  39. Lakeview College of Nursing

    903 N Logan Ave, Danville, Illinois 61832

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  40. Lewis and Clark Community College

    5800 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey, Illinois 62035

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  41. Lewis University

    One University Parkway, Romeoville, Illinois 60446-2200

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  42. Lincoln Land Community College

    5250 Shepherd Rd, Springfield, Illinois 62794-9256

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  43. Loyola University Chicago

    1032 W. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60660

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  44. Trinity College of Nursing and Health Sciences

    2122 - 25th Avenue, Rock Island, Illinois 61201-5317

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  45. MacMurray College

    447 E. College Ave, Jacksonville, Illinois 62650-2590

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  46. McHenry County College

    8900 US Hwy 14, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60012-2761

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  47. McKendree University

    701 College Rd, Lebanon, Illinois 62254-1291

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  48. Methodist College of Nursing

    415 St. Mark Court, Peoria, Illinois 61603

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  49. Millikin University

    1184 W Main St, Decatur, Illinois 62522-2084

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  50. Moraine Valley Community College

    9000 W. College Parkway, Palos Hills, Illinois 60465-0937

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  51. Morton College

    3801 S Central Ave, Cicero, Illinois 60804-4398

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  52. North Park University

    3225 W Foster Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60625-4895

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  53. Northern Illinois University

    1425 W. Lincoln Hwy., Dekalb, Illinois 60115-2828

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  54. Oakton Community College

    1600 E Golf Rd., Des Plaines, Illinois 60016-1268

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  55. Olivet Nazarene University

    One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914-2271

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  56. Parkland College

    2400 W Bradley Ave, Champaign, Illinois 61821-1899

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  57. Prairie State College

    202 South Halsted Street, Chicago Heights, Illinois 60411-8226

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  58. Quincy University

    1800 College Ave, Quincy, Illinois 62301-2699

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  59. Rend Lake College

    468 N Ken Gray Pky, Ina, Illinois 62846

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  60. Richland Community College

    One College Pk, Decatur, Illinois 62521-8512

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  61. Robert Morris University Illinois

    401 S State Street, Chicago, Illinois 60605

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  62. Rock Valley College

    3301 N Mulford Rd, Rockford, Illinois 61114-5699

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  63. Rockford College

    5050 E State St, Rockford, Illinois 61108-2311

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  64. Rush University

    600 S. Paulina St. STE 440, Chicago, Illinois 60612

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  65. Saint Francis Medical Center College of Nursing

    511 NE Greenleaf St, Peoria, Illinois 61603-3783

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  66. University of St Francis

    500 N Wilcox St, Joliet, Illinois 60435-6188

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  67. St Johns College

    729 E. Carpenter St, Springfield, Illinois 62702

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  68. Saint Xavier University

    3700 W 103rd St, Chicago, Illinois 60655

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  69. University of Illinois at Springfield

    One University Plaza, Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407

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  70. Sauk Valley Community College

    173 Illinois Rt 2, Dixon, Illinois 61021

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  71. Shawnee Community College

    8364 Shawnee College Rd, Ullin, Illinois 62992

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  72. Spoon River College

    23235 North County 22, Canton, Illinois 61520-8622

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  73. Saint Anthony College of Nursing

    5658 E State St, Rockford, Illinois 61108-2468

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  74. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

    Il State Rte 157, Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-1001

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  75. South Suburban College

    15800 South State Street, South Holland, Illinois 60473-1200

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  76. Trinity Christian College

    6601 W College Dr, Palos Heights, Illinois 60463-0929

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  77. Triton College

    2000 5th Ave, River Grove, Illinois 60171-1995

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  78. Waubonsee Community College

    Rte 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, Illinois 60554-0901

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  79. West Suburban College of Nursing

    3 Erie Ct, Oak Park, Illinois 60302-2519

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  80. Harper College

    1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, Illinois 60067-7398

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  81. Heartland Community College

    1500 West Raab Road, Normal, Illinois 61761-9446

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  82. Illinois Eastern Community Colleges-Wabash Valley College

    2200 College Drive, Mount Carmel, Illinois 62863

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  83. ITT Technical Institute-Orland Park

    11551 184th Place, Orland Park, Illinois 60467

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  84. Chamberlain College of Nursing_??_??_Addison Campus

    1221 N Swift Rd, Addison, Illinois 60101

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Cities

  1. Forensic Nursing Schools in Chicago, IL14 Schools
  2. Forensic Nursing Schools in Rockford, IL3 Schools
  3. Forensic Nursing Schools in Quincy, IL3 Schools
  4. Forensic Nursing Schools in Peoria, IL3 Schools
  5. Forensic Nursing Schools in Springfield, IL3 Schools
  6. Forensic Nursing Schools in Normal, IL2 Schools
  7. Forensic Nursing Schools in Danville, IL2 Schools
  8. Forensic Nursing Schools in Joliet, IL2 Schools
  9. Forensic Nursing Schools in Decatur, IL2 Schools
  10. Forensic Nursing Schools in Canton, IL2 Schools
  11. Forensic Nursing Schools in Sugar Grove, IL1 Schools
  12. Forensic Nursing Schools in Ina, IL1 Schools
  13. Forensic Nursing Schools in Elgin, IL1 Schools
  14. Forensic Nursing Schools in Champaign, IL1 Schools
  15. Forensic Nursing Schools in Mount Carmel, IL1 Schools
  16. Forensic Nursing Schools in Elmhurst, IL1 Schools
  17. Forensic Nursing Schools in Cicero, IL1 Schools
  18. Forensic Nursing Schools in Carterville, IL1 Schools
  19. Forensic Nursing Schools in Glen Ellyn, IL1 Schools
  20. Forensic Nursing Schools in Kankakee, IL1 Schools
  21. Forensic Nursing Schools in Charleston, IL1 Schools
  22. Forensic Nursing Schools in Malta, IL1 Schools
  23. Forensic Nursing Schools in Bourbonnais, IL1 Schools
  24. Forensic Nursing Schools in Mattoon, IL1 Schools
  25. Forensic Nursing Schools in River Grove, IL1 Schools
  26. Forensic Nursing Schools in Dixon, IL1 Schools
  27. Forensic Nursing Schools in Edwardsville, IL1 Schools
  28. Forensic Nursing Schools in Oak Park, IL1 Schools
  29. Forensic Nursing Schools in Freeport, IL1 Schools
  30. Forensic Nursing Schools in Godfrey, IL1 Schools
  31. Forensic Nursing Schools in River Forest, IL1 Schools
  32. Forensic Nursing Schools in Belleville, IL1 Schools
  33. Forensic Nursing Schools in Chicago Heights, IL1 Schools
  34. Forensic Nursing Schools in Rock Island, IL1 Schools
  35. Forensic Nursing Schools in Lebanon, IL1 Schools
  36. Forensic Nursing Schools in Moline, IL1 Schools
  37. Forensic Nursing Schools in Romeoville, IL1 Schools
  38. Forensic Nursing Schools in Oglesby, IL1 Schools
  39. Forensic Nursing Schools in Olney, IL1 Schools
  40. Forensic Nursing Schools in Crystal Lake, IL1 Schools
  41. Forensic Nursing Schools in Orland Park, IL1 Schools
  42. Forensic Nursing Schools in Galesburg, IL1 Schools
  43. Forensic Nursing Schools in Des Plaines, IL1 Schools
  44. Forensic Nursing Schools in Palos Heights, IL1 Schools
  45. Forensic Nursing Schools in Jacksonville, IL1 Schools
  46. Forensic Nursing Schools in Grayslake, IL1 Schools
  47. Forensic Nursing Schools in Palos Hills, IL1 Schools
  48. Forensic Nursing Schools in Palatine, IL1 Schools
  49. Forensic Nursing Schools in South Holland, IL1 Schools
  50. Forensic Nursing Schools in Aurora, IL1 Schools
  51. Forensic Nursing Schools in East Peoria, IL1 Schools
  52. Forensic Nursing Schools in Ullin, IL1 Schools
  53. Forensic Nursing Schools in Addison, IL1 Schools
  54. Forensic Nursing Schools in Lisle, IL1 Schools
  55. Forensic Nursing Schools in Bloomington, IL1 Schools
  56. Forensic Nursing Schools in Centralia, IL1 Schools
  57. Forensic Nursing Schools in Dekalb, IL1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Illinois Vs. National Forensic Nursing Employment

Illinois 10,401
National 314,380

Of all of the forensic nursing professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Illinois.

Employment Growth for Forensic nursing professionals In Illinois

13,190 11,530 8,460 6,207 4,555
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Illinois, forensic nursing is a shrinking field. In 2010 there were 12,640 less forensic nursing professionals working in Illinois than there were in 2006. Thus, in Illinois, this field has shrunk by 96% in four years. 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 Illinois

$66,055 $77,125 $85,250 $78,185 $80,660
$46,261 $48,114 $49,602 $50,552 $51,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Illinois, as the number of forensic nursing professionals is declining, the salaries earned by forensic nursing professionals are increasing. Forensic nursing professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $66,055 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $80,660 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Illinois

10th percentile
$37,680
25th percentile
$55,960
50th percentile
$72,925
75th percentile
$94,255
90th percentile
$126,315

This represents a growth in salaries of 18%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of forensic nursing, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid forensic nursing professionals earning 235% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Illinois state.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Illinois

BSN
$66,660
Forensic Nursing
$80,660
Forensic Science
$72,990

In Illinois, forensic nursing professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
47
bachelor
37
master
13
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total101

A majority of these graduates, or 47%, graduated with an associate's degree in forensic nursing.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Illinois

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