Forensic Nursing Schools In Texas

There are 91 accredited forensic nursing schools in Texas for faculty who teach forensic nursing classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Texas, and the future trends in 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
  • PhD degree in Forensic Nursing


Schools

  1. Abilene Christian University

    1600 Campus Court, Abilene, Texas 79699

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  2. Alvin Community College

    3110 Mustang Rd, Alvin, Texas 77511-4898

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  3. Amarillo College

    2011 S. Washington, Amarillo, Texas 79109

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  4. Angelina College

    3500 South First, Lufkin, Texas 75902-1768

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  5. Angelo State University

    2601 W Avenue N, San Angelo, Texas 76909

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  6. Austin Community College District

    5930 Middle Fiskville Rd, Austin, Texas 78752

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  7. Baptist Health System School of Health Professions

    8400 Datapoint Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78229

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  8. Baylor University

    500 Speight Ave., Waco, Texas 76798

    75 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. Coastal Bend College

    3800 Charco Rd, Beeville, Texas 78102

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  10. Blinn College

    902 College Ave, Brenham, Texas 77833-4098

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  11. Brazosport College

    500 College Dr, Lake Jackson, Texas 77566-3199

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  12. Brookhaven College

    3939 Valley View Ln, Farmers Branch, Texas 75244-4997

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  13. Central Texas College

    6200 West Central Texas Expressway, Killeen, Texas 76549-4199

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  14. Cisco College

    101 College Heights, Cisco, Texas 76437

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  15. Clarendon College

    1122 College Drive, Clarendon, Texas 79226

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  16. North Central Texas College

    1525 W California Street, Gainesville, Texas 76240-4699

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  17. Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi

    6300 Ocean Dr., Corpus Christi, Texas 78412-5503

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  18. Del Mar College

    101 Baldwin Blvd., Corpus Christi, Texas 78404-3897

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  19. East Texas Baptist University

    1209 North Grove St., Marshall, Texas 75670-1498

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  20. Texas A & M University-Texarkana

    7101 University Ave., Texarkana, Texas 75503

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  21. El Centro College

    801 Main Street, Dallas, Texas 75202-3604

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  22. El Paso Community College

    919 Hunter Drive, El Paso, Texas 79915-1908

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  23. Galveston College

    4015 Ave Q, Galveston, Texas 77550-7496

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  24. Grayson County College

    6101 Grayson Drive, Denison, Texas 75020-8299

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  25. Hardin-Simmons University

    2200 Hickory, Abilene, Texas 79698-0001

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  26. Trinity Valley Community College

    100 Cardinal Drive, Athens, Texas 75751

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  27. Hill College

    112 Lamar Dr, Hillsboro, Texas 76645

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  28. Houston Baptist University

    7502 Fondren Rd, Houston, Texas 77074-3298

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  29. Houston Community College

    3100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002

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  30. University of Houston-Victoria

    3007 N. Ben Wilson, Victoria, Texas 77901

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  31. Howard College

    1001 Birdwell Lane, Big Spring, Texas 79720

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  32. University of the Incarnate Word

    4301 Broadway, San Antonio, Texas 78209

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  33. Kilgore College

    1100 Broadway, Kilgore, Texas 75662-3299

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  34. Lamar University

    4400 MLK, Beaumont, Texas 77705

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  35. Lamar State College-Orange

    410 Front St, Orange, Texas 77630

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  36. Lamar State College-Port Arthur

    1500 Proctor St, Port Arthur, Texas 77640

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  37. Laredo Community College

    West End Washington St, Laredo, Texas 78040-4395

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  38. Texas A & M International University

    5201 University Blvd, Laredo, Texas 78041-1900

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  39. Lee College

    511 S Whiting, Baytown, Texas 77520

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  40. College of the Mainland

    1200 Amburn Road, Texas City, Texas 77591-2499

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  41. University of Mary Hardin-Baylor

    900 College St, Belton, Texas 76513-2599

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  42. McLennan Community College

    1400 College Dr, Waco, Texas 76708

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  43. McMurry University

    S 14th and Sayles Blvd, Abilene, Texas 79697

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  44. Covenant School of Nursing and Allied Health

    2002 West Loop 289, Suite 120, Lubbock, Texas 79407

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  45. Midland College

    3600 N Garfield, Midland, Texas 79705

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  46. Midwestern State University

    3410 Taft Blvd, Wichita Falls, Texas 76308-2099

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  47. Navarro College

    3200 W 7th Avenue, Corsicana, Texas 75110

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  48. Lone Star College System

    5000 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, Texas 77381-4399

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  49. Northeast Texas Community College

    2886 FM 1735, Mount Pleasant, Texas 75455

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  50. Odessa College

    201 W University, Odessa, Texas 79764

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  51. The University of Texas-Pan American

    1201 W University Dr, Edinburg, Texas 78539-2999

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  52. The University of Texas at Brownsville

    80 Fort Brown, Brownsville, Texas 78520-4991

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  53. Panola College

    1109 W Panola St, Carthage, Texas 75633

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  54. Paris Junior College

    2400 Clarksville St, Paris, Texas 75460

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  55. Prairie View A & M University

    FM 1098 Road & University Drive, Prairie View, Texas 77446

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  56. St. Philip's College

    1801 Martin Luther King Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78203-2098

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  57. San Antonio College

    1300 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, Texas 78212-4299

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  58. San Jacinto Community College

    8060 Spencer Hwy, Pasadena, Texas 77501-2007

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  59. South Plains College

    1401 S. College Ave, Levelland, Texas 79336

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  60. Southwest Texas Junior College

    2401 Garner Field Rd, Uvalde, Texas 78801-6297

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  61. Stephen F Austin State University

    2008 Alumin Drive, Rusk 206, Nacogdoches, Texas 75961

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  62. Southwestern Adventist University

    100 W Hillcrest, Keene, Texas 76059

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  63. Tarleton State University

    1333 W. Washington, Stephenville, Texas 76401-0000

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  64. Tarrant County College District

    1500 Houston St, Fort Worth, Texas 76102-6524

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  65. Temple College

    2600 S 1st St, Temple, Texas 76504-7435

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  66. The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

    7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78229-3900

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  67. The University of Texas Medical Branch

    301 University Blvd, Galveston, Texas 77555-0129

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  68. Texarkana College

    2500 N Robison Rd, Texarkana, Texas 75599

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  69. The University of Texas at Arlington

    701 S. Nedderman Dr., Arlington, Texas 76013

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  70. The University of Texas at Austin

    Austin, Texas 78712

    45 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  71. The University of Texas at El Paso

    500 W. University Ave, El Paso, Texas 79968-0691

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  72. The University of Texas at Tyler

    3900 University Blvd, Tyler, Texas 75799-6699

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  73. Texas Christian University

    2800 S University Dr, Fort Worth, Texas 76129

    97 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  74. Texas Woman's University

    304 Administration Dr, Denton, Texas 76201

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  75. The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston

    7000 Fannin, Houston, Texas 77030

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  76. Texas State Technical College-West Texas

    300 Homer K. Taylor Drive, Sweetwater, Texas 79556

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  77. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center

    3601 4th Street, Lubbock, Texas 79430

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  78. Tyler Junior College

    1400 East Fifth Street, Tyler, Texas 75798

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  79. Vernon College

    4400 College Dr., Vernon, Texas 76384-4092

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  80. Victoria College

    2200 E Red River, Victoria, Texas 77901

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  81. Wayland Baptist University

    1900 W 7th St., Plainview, Texas 79072

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  82. Weatherford College

    225 College Park Drive, Weatherford, Texas 76086-5699

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  83. West Texas A & M University

    2501 4th Ave, Canyon, Texas 79016-0001

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  84. Western Texas College

    6200 College Ave, Snyder, Texas 79549

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  85. Wharton County Junior College

    911 Boling Hwy, Wharton, Texas 77488

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  86. Collin County Community College District

    3452 Spur 399, McKinney, Texas 75069

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  87. Galen College of Nursing-San Antonio

    7411 John Smith Drive, Suite 300, San Antonio, Texas 78229

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  88. South Texas College

    3201 W Pecan, McAllen, Texas 78502-9701

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  89. Northwest Vista College

    3535 North West Ellison Dr, San Antonio, Texas 78251

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  90. Dallas Nursing Institute

    12170 N. Abrams Road Suite 200, Dallas, Texas 75243

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  91. Anamarc College in El Paso

    3210 Dyer, El Paso, Texas 79930

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Cities

  1. Forensic Nursing Schools in San Antonio, TX7 Schools
  2. Forensic Nursing Schools in El Paso, TX3 Schools
  3. Forensic Nursing Schools in Abilene, TX3 Schools
  4. Forensic Nursing Schools in Houston, TX3 Schools
  5. Forensic Nursing Schools in Austin, TX2 Schools
  6. Forensic Nursing Schools in Corpus Christi, TX2 Schools
  7. Forensic Nursing Schools in Fort Worth, TX2 Schools
  8. Forensic Nursing Schools in Dallas, TX2 Schools
  9. Forensic Nursing Schools in Galveston, TX2 Schools
  10. Forensic Nursing Schools in Texarkana, TX2 Schools
  11. Forensic Nursing Schools in Lubbock, TX2 Schools
  12. Forensic Nursing Schools in Tyler, TX2 Schools
  13. Forensic Nursing Schools in Victoria, TX2 Schools
  14. Forensic Nursing Schools in Waco, TX2 Schools
  15. Forensic Nursing Schools in Laredo, TX2 Schools
  16. Forensic Nursing Schools in Keene, TX1 Schools
  17. Forensic Nursing Schools in Prairie View, TX1 Schools
  18. Forensic Nursing Schools in Odessa, TX1 Schools
  19. Forensic Nursing Schools in Denison, TX1 Schools
  20. Forensic Nursing Schools in Weatherford, TX1 Schools
  21. Forensic Nursing Schools in Wharton, TX1 Schools
  22. Forensic Nursing Schools in Mcallen, TX1 Schools
  23. Forensic Nursing Schools in McKinney, TX1 Schools
  24. Forensic Nursing Schools in Pasadena, TX1 Schools
  25. Forensic Nursing Schools in Brownsville, TX1 Schools
  26. Forensic Nursing Schools in Corsicana, TX1 Schools
  27. Forensic Nursing Schools in Denton, TX1 Schools
  28. Forensic Nursing Schools in Alvin, TX1 Schools
  29. Forensic Nursing Schools in Edinburg, TX1 Schools
  30. Forensic Nursing Schools in Gainesville, TX1 Schools
  31. Forensic Nursing Schools in Baytown, TX1 Schools
  32. Forensic Nursing Schools in Uvalde, TX1 Schools
  33. Forensic Nursing Schools in Mount Pleasant, TX1 Schools
  34. Forensic Nursing Schools in Wichita Falls, TX1 Schools
  35. Forensic Nursing Schools in Canyon, TX1 Schools
  36. Forensic Nursing Schools in Paris, TX1 Schools
  37. Forensic Nursing Schools in Vernon, TX1 Schools
  38. Forensic Nursing Schools in Lake Jackson, TX1 Schools
  39. Forensic Nursing Schools in Plainview, TX1 Schools
  40. Forensic Nursing Schools in Stephenville, TX1 Schools
  41. Forensic Nursing Schools in Texas City, TX1 Schools
  42. Forensic Nursing Schools in Amarillo, TX1 Schools
  43. Forensic Nursing Schools in Carthage, TX1 Schools
  44. Forensic Nursing Schools in Cisco, TX1 Schools
  45. Forensic Nursing Schools in Orange, TX1 Schools
  46. Forensic Nursing Schools in Clarendon, TX1 Schools
  47. Forensic Nursing Schools in Kilgore, TX1 Schools
  48. Forensic Nursing Schools in Temple, TX1 Schools
  49. Forensic Nursing Schools in Brenham, TX1 Schools
  50. Forensic Nursing Schools in Levelland, TX1 Schools
  51. Forensic Nursing Schools in Marshall, TX1 Schools
  52. Forensic Nursing Schools in Belton, TX1 Schools
  53. Forensic Nursing Schools in Port Arthur, TX1 Schools
  54. Forensic Nursing Schools in Killeen, TX1 Schools
  55. Forensic Nursing Schools in Beaumont, TX1 Schools
  56. Forensic Nursing Schools in Snyder, TX1 Schools
  57. Forensic Nursing Schools in Athens, TX1 Schools
  58. Forensic Nursing Schools in Hillsboro, TX1 Schools
  59. Forensic Nursing Schools in Sweetwater, TX1 Schools
  60. Forensic Nursing Schools in Lufkin, TX1 Schools
  61. Forensic Nursing Schools in Nacogdoches, TX1 Schools
  62. Forensic Nursing Schools in San Angelo, TX1 Schools
  63. Forensic Nursing Schools in Beeville, TX1 Schools
  64. Forensic Nursing Schools in Midland, TX1 Schools
  65. Forensic Nursing Schools in Arlington, TX1 Schools
  66. Forensic Nursing Schools in Big Spring, TX1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Texas Vs. National Forensic Nursing Employment

Texas 19,430
National 314,380

Of all of the forensic nursing professionals in the country, nearly 6% are in the state of Texas.

Employment Growth for Forensic nursing professionals In Texas

20,270 20,760 19,240 20,650 19,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Texas, forensic nursing is a shrinking field. There were 840 less forensic nursing professionals working in Texas in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 4% decline in the field. This decline is slower than the national trend for forensic nursing professionals which shows a 10% increase in the number of forensic nursing professionals working around the nation.

Forensic Nursing VS. All Professions salaries in Texas

$79,095 $85,500 $82,755 $84,445 $77,125
$42,701 $44,703 $45,514 $47,910 $49,136
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Texas, as the number of forensic nursing professionals is declining, the salaries earned by forensic nursing professionals are decreasing. In 2006 forensic nursing professionals made a mean salary of $79,095 per year, and in 2010 they made $77,125 per year.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Texas

10th percentile
$36,925
25th percentile
$56,020
50th percentile
$72,615
75th percentile
$93,465
90th percentile
$116,485

This represents a decline in salaries of 3%. State trends for all professions are quite different from this decline. There is a 215% pay differential between the highest paid forensic nursing professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of forensic nursing in Texas.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Texas

BSN
$66,180
Forensic Nursing
$77,125
Forensic Science
$45,510

In Texas, 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 Texas

associate
60
bachelor
33
master
11
doctor
2
Certificate
12
Total118

51% of these graduates received a associate's degree in forensic nursing.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Texas

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