Forensic Nursing Schools In Utah

In Utah, there are 16 accredited schools where forensic nursing classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the state of Utah, which encompasses 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. Brigham Young University

    Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Broadview University

    1902 W 7800 S, West Jordan, Utah 84088

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah

    451 E 400 N, Price, Utah 84501

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Dixie State College of Utah

    225 S 700 E, Saint George, Utah 84770-3876

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Southern Utah University

    351 West University Blvd, Cedar City, Utah 84720

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Stevens-Henager College-Ogden

    1350 W. 1890 S., West Haven, Utah 84401

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Utah Valley University

    800 W University Parkway, Orem, Utah 84058-5999

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  8. Salt Lake Community College

    4600 S Redwood Rd, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  9. University of Utah

    201 Presidents Circle, Salt Lake City, Utah 84112-9008

    124 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  10. Weber State University

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  11. Westminster College in Salt Lake City

    1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84105

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  12. Provo College

    1450 W 820 N, Provo, Utah 84601

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  13. University of Phoenix-Utah Campus

    5373 S. Green Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123-4642

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  14. Western Governors University

    4001 East 700 South, Suite 701, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  15. AmeriTech College in Draper

    12257 South Business Park Drive-Ste 108, Draper, Utah 84020-6545

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  16. Fortis College in Salt Lake City

    3949 S 700 E Ste 150, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Forensic Nursing Employment

Utah 2,190
National 314,380

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

Employment Growth for Forensic nursing professionals In Utah

2,140 2,300 2,270 2,350 2,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of forensic nursing professionals is growing in Utah. In 2010 there were 50 more forensic nursing professionals working in Utah than there were in 2006. This represents a 2% growth in the field. This growth 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 Utah

$69,365 $71,205 $71,190 $74,620 $81,210
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to forensic nursing professionals are growing in Utah. Forensic nursing professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $69,365 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $81,210 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Utah

10th percentile
$48,545
25th percentile
$58,655
50th percentile
$73,535
75th percentile
$91,120
90th percentile
$123,900

Thus, forensic nursing professionals' salaries grew by 15% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 155% 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 Utah.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Utah

BSN
$60,530
Forensic Nursing
$81,210
Forensic Science
$42,920

In Utah, 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 Utah

associate
9
bachelor
9
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
2
Total24

38% of these graduates received a associate's degree in forensic nursing.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Utah

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