Forensic Nursing Schools In Tennessee

In Tennessee, there are 38 accredited schools where forensic nursing classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Tennessee'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


Schools

  1. Aquinas College in Nashville

    4210 Harding Pike, Nashville, Tennessee 37205

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  2. Austin Peay State University

    601 College St, Clarksville, Tennessee 37044

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  3. Baptist Memorial College of Health Sciences

    1003 Monroe Ave, Memphis, Tennessee 38104

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  4. Belmont University

    1900 Belmont Blvd, Nashville, Tennessee 37212-3757

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  5. Bethel University in McKenzie

    325 Cherry Ave, McKenzie, Tennessee 38201

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  6. Carson-Newman College

    1646 S Russell Ave, Jefferson City, Tennessee 37760

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  7. Chattanooga State Community College

    4501 Amnicola Hwy, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37406-1097

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  8. Cleveland State Community College

    3535 Adkisson Drive, Cleveland, Tennessee 37312

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  9. Columbia State Community College

    1665 Hampshire Pike, Columbia, Tennessee 38401

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  10. Cumberland University

    One Cumberland Square, Lebanon, Tennessee 37087

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  11. Lipscomb University

    One University Park Drive, Nashville, Tennessee 37204-3951

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  12. Dyersburg State Community College

    1510 Lake Rd, Dyersburg, Tennessee 38024-2411

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  13. East Tennessee State University

    807 University Pky, Johnson City, Tennessee 37614-0000

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  14. Fisk University

    1000 17th Ave North, Nashville, Tennessee 37208-4501

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  15. Freed-Hardeman University

    158 E Main St, Henderson, Tennessee 38340-2399

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  16. Jackson State Community College

    2046 North Pky, Jackson, Tennessee 38301-3797

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  17. King College

    1350 King College Rd, Bristol, Tennessee 37620-2699

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  18. South College

    3904 Lonas Road, Knoxville, Tennessee 37909-0000

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  19. Lincoln Memorial University

    6965 Cumberland Gap Pky, Harrogate, Tennessee 37752-9900

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  20. Martin Methodist College

    433 West Madison Street, Pulaski, Tennessee 38478-2799

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  21. University of Memphis

    Memphis, Tennessee 38152

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  22. Middle Tennessee State University

    1301 East Main Street, Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37132

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  23. Milligan College

    1 Blowers Blvd., Milligan College, Tennessee 37682

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  24. Motlow State Community College

    6015 Ledford Mill Road, Tullahoma, Tennessee 37388

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  25. Roane State Community College

    276 Patton Lane, Harriman, Tennessee 37748

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  26. Southwest Tennessee Community College

    737 Union Avenue, Memphis, Tennessee 38103

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  27. Southern Adventist University

    4881 Taylor Cir, Collegedale, Tennessee 37315-0370

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  28. Tennessee Wesleyan College

    204 East College Street, Athens, Tennessee 37303

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  29. The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

    615 McCallie Ave, Chattanooga, Tennessee 37403-2598

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  30. The University of Tennessee

    527 Andy Holt Tower, Knoxville, Tennessee 37996

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  31. The University of Tennessee-Martin

    University Street, Martin, Tennessee 38238-0002

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  32. Tennessee State University

    3500 John Merritt Blvd, Nashville, Tennessee 37209-1561

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  33. Tennessee Technological University

    1 William L. Jones Drive, Cookeville, Tennessee 38505-0001

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  34. Trevecca Nazarene University

    333 Murfreesboro Rd, Nashville, Tennessee 37210

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  35. Northeast State Community College

    2425 Hwy 75, Blountville, Tennessee 37617-0246

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  36. Union University

    1050 Union University Dr, Jackson, Tennessee 38305-3697

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  37. Walters State Community College

    500 South Davy Crockett Parkway, Morristown, Tennessee 37813-6899

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  38. University of Phoenix-Nashville Campus

    616 Marriott Dr Ste 150, Nashville, Tennessee 37214-5048

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Tennessee Vs. National Forensic Nursing Employment

Tennessee 6,240
National 314,380

Of all of the forensic nursing professionals that work in the US, approximately 2% work in Tennessee state.

Employment Growth for Forensic nursing professionals In Tennessee

5,370 5,360 6,050 6,270 6,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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In Tennessee, forensic nursing is a growing field. There were 870 more forensic nursing professionals working in Tennessee in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of forensic nursing has grown by 16% in Tennessee. 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 Tennessee

$86,330 $83,080 $70,405 $67,305 $70,395
$40,013 $42,768 $44,223 $45,004 $44,949
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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In Tennessee, as the number of forensic nursing professionals is growing, the salaries earned by forensic nursing professionals are decreasing. Forensic nursing professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $86,330 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $70,395 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Tennessee

10th percentile
$44,955
25th percentile
$53,665
50th percentile
$63,605
75th percentile
$81,005
90th percentile
$103,495

Thus, there was a 23% decline in forensic nursing professionals' salaries. This decline is quite different from state trends for all professionals. In Tennessee state, within the field of forensic nursing, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid forensic nursing professionals earn 130% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Tennessee

BSN
$60,480
Forensic Nursing
$70,395
Forensic Science
$44,530

Forensic nursing professionals in Tennessee earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
15
bachelor
26
master
11
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total53

A majority of these graduates, or 49%, graduated with an bachelor's degree in forensic nursing.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Tennessee

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