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Forensic Nursing Schools in Nebraska

There are 14 schools in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing programs. In 2010, 1,416 students graduated from programs at Nebraska forensic nursing schools. 860 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 398 of all these students graduated with associates degrees.

Overview

On average, 1,344 students graduate from programs in Nebraska in forensic nursing every year. Out of those, 13 students graduated with forensic nursing certificates, 398 with an associate's level degree, 860 with a bachelor's level degree, and 145 with a master's level degree.

14 forensic nursing schools are in Nebraska. Out of these, seven schools are private, while seven schools are public.

Average tuition for forensic nursing programs is the cost. While the lowest tuition in Nebraska is at the BryanLGH College of Health Sciences, the highest tuition for forensic nursing programs, which is the cost each year, is at Creighton University.

Schools in Nebraska offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in forensic nursing.

Forensic Nursing Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

On average, 1,344 students graduate from programs in Nebraska in forensic nursing every year. Out of those, 13 students graduated with forensic nursing certificates, 398 with an associate's level degree, 860 with a bachelor's level degree, and 145 with a master's level degree.

Forensic Nursing Program Completions in Nebraska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 110
  • Certificate 2007: 143
  • Certificate 2008: 61
  • Certificate 2009: 12
  • Certificate 2010: 13
  • Associate 2006: 321
  • Associate 2007: 317
  • Associate 2008: 368
  • Associate 2009: 405
  • Associate 2010: 398
  • Bachelor 2006: 690
  • Bachelor 2007: 737
  • Bachelor 2008: 725
  • Bachelor 2009: 785
  • Bachelor 2010: 860
  • Master 2006: 100
  • Master 2007: 97
  • Master 2008: 118
  • Master 2009: 168
  • Master 2010: 145

Forensic Nursing Program Availability in Nebraska

Schools in this state offer a total of 22 programs in forensic nursing. Of these programs, approximately 36.4% are programs at the bachelor's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the associates level and the masters level.

Forensic Nursing Program Availability in Nebraska

  • Certificate: 3
  • Associate: 7
  • Bachelor: 8
  • Master: 4

Career Trends

Clinical Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Clinical Nurse Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 41260
  • 25th Percentile: 46160
  • Median: 53960
  • 75th Percentile: 65130
  • 90th Percentile: 75630

Nurse Practitioners — Salary by Percentile

Nurse Practitioners — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 24920
  • 25th Percentile: 28100
  • Median: 35630
  • 75th Percentile: 61660
  • 90th Percentile: 104940

Career Trends

Clinical Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

Clinical Nurse Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49560
  • Median Salary 2007: 50910
  • Median Salary 2008: 51520
  • Median Salary 2009: 52730
  • Median Salary 2010: 53960
  • Total Employed 2006: 16840
  • Total Employed 2007: 17870
  • Total Employed 2008: 18930
  • Total Employed 2009: 18930
  • Total Employed 2010: 18780

Nurse Practitioners — Employment Trend

Nurse Practitioners — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41360
  • Median Salary 2007: 42660
  • Median Salary 2008: 43490
  • Median Salary 2009: 36400
  • Median Salary 2010: 35630
  • Total Employed 2006: 175
  • Total Employed 2007: 180
  • Total Employed 2008: 160
  • Total Employed 2009: 230
  • Total Employed 2010: 250

Nebraska vs National Forensic Nursing Employment

Nebraska vs National Forensic Nursing Employment

  • Employed in Nebraska: 0.702% (19030)

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1. Mid-Plains Community College

1101 Halligan Drive
North Platte, NE 69101
(800) 658-4308

Mid-Plains Community College offers one forensic nursing program and this college is in town of North Platte, Nebraska. 2,988 students seek degrees in 34 Mid-Plains Community College programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, this community college ranks fifth in the state of Nebraska.

2. The Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health

720 North 87th Street
Omaha, NE 68114-2852
(402) 354-7000

The Nebraska Methodist College of Nursing & Allied Health, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Omaha, NE. Nebraska Methodist College offers three programs in forensic nursing. Specifically, this school offers one certificate in forensic nursing to students, one degree at the bachelor's level in forensic nursing, and one degree at the master's level in forensic nursing. It is the only nursing school in Nebraska. This school is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing programs.

3. Central Community College

3134 West Hwy 34
Grand Island, NE 68802-4903
(308) 398-4222

Central Community College offers one forensic nursing program and it is located in town of Grand Island, Nebraska. This community college is one of 7 community colleges in Nebraska. It is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing programs.

4. The University of Nebraska Medical Center

987815 Nebraska Medical Ctr
Omaha, NE 68198-7815
(402) 559-3937

The University of Nebraska Medical Center, which is near the center of the city, is in Omaha, NE. This school offers three forensic nursing programs. More specifically, students are offered one certificate in forensic nursing by it, one degree at the bachelor's level in forensic nursing, and one degree at the master's level in forensic nursing. This public school is a public 4-year institution. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing programs.

5. Grace University

1311 S 9th St
Omaha, NE 68108-3629
(402) 449-2800

Grace University, which is near the center of the city, is in Omaha, NE and it offers one program in forensic nursing. It is the fifth largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing in terms of programs.

6. Midland University

900 N. Clarkson
Fremont, NE 68025
(800) 642-8382

Midland University offers one program in forensic nursing and this school is located in town of Fremont, Nebraska. It is a 4-year institution. Midland ranks third in terms of enrollment in the state of Nebraska.

7. The BryanLGH College of Health Sciences

5035 Everett
Lincoln, NE 68506-1299
(402) 481-3801

The BryanLGH College of Health Sciences, which is near the center of the city, is located in Lincoln, NE and it offers one program in forensic nursing. This school is a 4-year institution. This school is the biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing in terms of programs.

8. The College of Saint Mary

7000 Mercy Rd.
Omaha, NE 68106
(402) 399-2400

The College of Saint Mary, which is 1.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Omaha, NE. CSM offers three programs in forensic nursing. Specifically, this school offers students one degree at the associate's level in forensic nursing, one degree at the bachelor's level in forensic nursing, and one forensic nursing degree at the master's level. This school is the biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing in terms of programs.

9. Metropolitan Community College Area

30 & Fort Street
Omaha, NE 68111-1610
(402) 457-2400

Metropolitan Community College Area offers one program in forensic nursing and this college, which is 4.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Omaha, NE. It is a public 2-year institution. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing programs.

10. Clarkson College

101 S 42nd St
Omaha, NE 68131-2739
(402) 552-3100

Clarkson College, which is near the center of the city, is located in Omaha, NE and it offers one forensic nursing program. Overall, 980 students seek degrees in 13 programs at this specialized school. In terms of programs, it is the second biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing.

11. ITT Technical Institute - Omaha

9814 M St
Omaha, NE 68127-9812
(402) 331-2900

ITT Technical Institute-Omaha is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school, which is 4.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Omaha, NE. It is one of several campuses. This school offers subjects such as design and video game design. Students are offered ten associates level degrees and six degrees at the bachelors level by ITT. 732 students pursued degrees from the 14 programs at ITT Tech in 2010. The Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools accredits it. ITT is the only technical college in Nebraska.

12. Union College

3800 S 48th Street
Lincoln, NE 68506
(402) 486-2600

Union College is a 4-year institution, founded in 1891. This school, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Lincoln, NE. Students are offered seven degrees at the associates level, 51 degrees at the bachelors level, and one degree at the masters level by it. 901 students sought degrees from the 56 programs at this school in 2010. It offers subjects including teaching and health science. The North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission accredits this school. It is one of 6 liberal arts colleges in Nebraska.

13. Creighton University

2500 California Plaza
Omaha, NE 68178
(402) 280-2700

Creighton University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Omaha, NE. CU offers three forensic nursing programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in forensic nursing by this research university, one bachelor's level degree in forensic nursing, and one master's level forensic nursing degree. This university is a 4-year research institution. In terms of enrollment, this university ranks first in the state of Nebraska.

14. Western Nebraska Community College

1601 E 27th St
Scottsbluff, NE 69361-1899
(308) 635-3606

Western Nebraska Community College is located in Scottsbluff, NE and it offers one forensic nursing program. It is one of 7 community colleges in Nebraska. This college is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing in terms of programs.

15. Southeast Community College Area

301south 68th Street Place
Lincoln, NE 68510-2449
(402) 471-3333

Southeast Community College Area, which is 2.8 miles from the center of the city, is located in Lincoln, NE and it offers one forensic nursing program. This community college is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the seventh largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing.

16. Northeast Community College

801 E Benjamin
Norfolk, NE 68702-0469
(402) 371-2020

Northeast Community College is in town of Norfolk, Nebraska and this college offers one program in forensic nursing. It is one of 7 community colleges in Nebraska. It is the sixth largest institution in the state of Nebraska offering forensic nursing in terms of programs.