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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Columbia, Maryland

There is only one forensic nursing school in Columbia for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Columbia, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Columbia Vs. Maryland Forensic Nursing Employment

Columbia 4,830
Maryland 12,050

Exactly 4,830 of Maryland's 12,050 forensic nursing professionals work in Columbia. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Columbia has grown by 29% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Columbia has also increased.

Columbia Vs. Maryland Forensic Nursing employment growth

10,140 9,890 10,020 10,490 12,050
3,740 3,860 4,000 3,900 4,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: Columbia

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Columbia

$77,885 $81,130 $81,580 $94,775 $88,085
$43,230 $45,220 $47,030 $48,670 $49,910
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Columbia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Columbia

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Columbia has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $88,085 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Columbia. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Columbia was $77,885 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Columbia is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Columbia

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Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $81,220 per year in Columbia. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $46,105 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $137,855 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Columbia

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

On average forensic nursing professional salaries in Columbia are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Columbia


There is only one accredited forensic nursing school in the city. Many of Columbia's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Columbia


Columbia's forensic nursing school offers one forensic nursing degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Columbia


Approximately 127 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Columbia, Maryland

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