Forensic Nursing Schools In Wyoming

Wyoming has 7 accredited forensic nursing schools where forensic nursing faculty who teach forensic nursing classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing training in Wyoming, 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. Casper College

    125 College Dr, Casper, Wyoming 82601-4699

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  2. Central Wyoming College

    2660 Peck Avenue, Riverton, Wyoming 82501

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  3. Laramie County Community College

    1400 E College Dr, Cheyenne, Wyoming 82007-3299

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  4. Northwest College in Powell

    231 W 6th St, Powell, Wyoming 82435

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  5. Sheridan College

    3059 S Coffeen Ave, Sheridan, Wyoming 82801

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  6. Western Wyoming Community College

    2500 College Dr, Rock Springs, Wyoming 82902-0428

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  7. University of Wyoming

    Corner of Ninth and Ivinson, Laramie, Wyoming 82071

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Wyoming Vs. National Forensic Nursing Employment

Wyoming 550
National 314,380

Of all of the forensic nursing professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Wyoming state.

Employment Growth for Forensic nursing professionals In Wyoming

500 490 630 500 550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Forensic Nursing is a growing field in Wyoming. 50 more forensic nursing professionals were working in Wyoming in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of forensic nursing has grown by 10% in Wyoming. This is slower 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 Wyoming

$67,720 $96,320 $76,025 $62,515 $61,940
$39,030 $40,775 $42,169 $45,101 $46,923
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Wyoming, as the number of forensic nursing professionals is growing, the salaries earned by forensic nursing professionals are decreasing. The mean salary for forensic nursing professionals in 2006 was $67,720 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $61,940 per year.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Wyoming

10th percentile
$36,670
25th percentile
$49,055
50th percentile
$59,465
75th percentile
$70,820
90th percentile
$89,550

This represents a 9% decline in salaries. This decline is quite different from 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 144% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Wyoming state.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Wyoming

BSN
$58,750
Forensic Nursing
$61,940
Forensic Science
$52,420

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
6
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total9

A majority of these graduates, or 67%, graduated with a associate's degree in forensic nursing.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Wyoming

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