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Forensic Nursing Schools In Washington DC

In Washington DC, there are 4 accredited schools where forensic nursing classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing training in Washington DC, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


  1. Catholic University of America

    620 Michigan Avenue, NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20064

    119 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Georgetown University

    37th and O St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20057

    22 U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Howard University

    2400 Sixth St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20059-0001

    115 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Trinity Washington University

    125 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, District of Columbia 20017-1094

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. National Forensic Nursing Employment

Washington DC 2,790
National 314,380

Approximately 1% of the country's forensic nursing professionals work in Washington DC state.

Employment Growth for Forensic nursing professionals In Washington DC

1,600 1,610 2,210 2,440 2,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Forensic Nursing is a growing field in Washington DC. There were 1,190 more forensic nursing professionals working in Washington DC in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of forensic nursing has grown by 74% in Washington DC. This growth is faster than the change in the number of forensic nursing professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of forensic nursing professionals has grown by 10% from 2006 to 2010.

Forensic Nursing VS. All Professions salaries in Washington DC

$87,275 $90,125 $97,815 $100,735 $100,955
$54,015 $56,773 $59,398 $60,217 $61,344
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by forensic nursing professionals is increasing in Washington DC. In 2006 forensic nursing professionals made a mean salary of $87,275 per year, and in 2010 they made $100,955 per year.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Washington DC

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This represents a growth in salaries of 14%. This growth is mirrored by 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 145% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Washington DC state.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Forensic Nursing

In Washington DC, 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 Washington DC


44% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in forensic nursing.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Washington DC

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