There are schools offering forensic nursing programs in Minnesota!
Schools Offering Forensic Nursing Programs in Minnesota
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Approximately 2.2% of graduates in of Minnesota receive forensic nursing degrees every year. In other words, every year an estimated 4,058 forensic nurses graduate from Minnesota's 46 forensic nursing schools.
The top-ranked school in Minnesota with a forensic nursing program is University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, which is located in Minneapolis. In 2010, it was ranked 14th nationwide. 274 students graduated with a degree in forensic nursing from University of Minnesota-Twin Cities in 2010. Students at University of Minnesota-Twin Cities paid $12,288 per year in tuition fees.
The second-ranked school in Minnesota with a forensic nursing program is College of Saint Benedict, which is located in Saint Joseph. In 2010, it was ranked 27th nationwide. In 2010, College of Saint Benedict graduated 44 students from its forensic nursing program. The tuition rate at College of Saint Benedict was $32,246 per year.
The third-ranked school in Minnesota with a forensic nursing program is Saint Johns University, which is located in Collegeville. In 2010, it was ranked 28th nationwide. In 2010, 2 students graduated from Saint Johns University forensic nursing program. Students at Saint Johns University paid $31,576 per year in tuition fees.
Forensic nursing schools in Minnesota, charge students an average tuition of $12,675 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $36,800 per year, or as little as $4,551 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Minnesota forensic nursing schools were charged at the following schools:
- St. Olaf College - located in Northfield, students are charged $36,800 per year
- Gustavus Adolphus College - located in Saint Peter, students are charged $33,500 per year
- College of Saint Benedict - located in Saint Joseph, students are charged $32,246 per year
The forensic nursing schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Minnesota were:
- Anoka-Ramsey Community College - located in Minneapolis, students are charged $4,551 per year
- Lake Superior College - located in Duluth, students are charged $4,608 per year
- Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College - located in Cloquet, students are charged $4,770 per year
A forensic nursing degree from a Minnesota school... what next?
The highest percentage of forensic nursing graduates in Minnesota pursue careers as a forensic nurse. 250 forensic nurses were working in Minnesota in 2010. In Minnesota, the largest numbers of forensic nurses work in the following counties:
- Anoka County - 220 forensic nurses
The government projects that by 2018, the number of forensic nurses in the state of Minnesota will grow to 420. This would require a 8% growth in the profession.
A forensic nurse in Minnesota makes an average of $89,040 per year. However, this number is only an average. forensic nurses in Minnesota had varying salaries from $28,330 to $57,800 per year in 2010. A forensic nurse in the following Minnesota counties makes the highest salaries on average:
- Anoka County - $90,760 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Minnesota statistics regarding a career in forensic nursing and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as nurse assisting or nurse practitioning.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Forensic Nursing in Minnesota
- Bachelor's Degree in Forensic Nursing in Minnesota
- Master's Degree in Forensic Nursing in Minnesota
- Doctoral Degree in Forensic Nursing in Minnesota
- Certificate in Forensic Nursing in Minnesota
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,383 miles from location||University of Minnesota-Twin Cities||Minneapolis||MN||86.0842||32%||51,659|
|6,384 miles from location||Walden University||Minneapolis||MN||16.553||n/a||40,714|
|6,426 miles from location||Saint Cloud State University||Saint Cloud||MN||31.3343||45%||18,123|
|6,423 miles from location||Minnesota State University-Mankato||Mankato||MN||31.8355||42%||14,955|
|6,386 miles from location||Minneapolis Community and Technical College||Minneapolis||MN||9.36602||n/a||10,618|
|6,371 miles from location||Century Community and Technical College||Saint Paul||MN||10.7099||n/a||10,514|
|6,388 miles from location||Normandale Community College||Minneapolis||MN||8.89031||n/a||10,046|
|6,388 miles from location||Anoka-Ramsey Community College||Minneapolis||MN||9.66731||n/a||9,192|
|6,306 miles from location||Winona State University||Winona||MN||29.6569||39%||8,657|
|6,544 miles from location||Minnesota State University-Moorhead||Moorhead||MN||24.7584||47%||7,510|
|6,390 miles from location||North Hennepin Community College||Minneapolis||MN||10.6466||n/a||7,444|
|6,375 miles from location||Metropolitan State University||Saint Paul||MN||13.2102||32%||7,354|
|6,516 miles from location||Minnesota State Community and Technical College||Fergus Falls||MN||16.8896||n/a||6,732|
|6,345 miles from location||Rochester Community and Technical College||Rochester||MN||13.4103||n/a||6,269|
|6,375 miles from location||Inver Hills Community College||Inver Grove Heights||MN||10.5306||n/a||6,215|
|6,429 miles from location||Rasmussen College-Minnesota||Saint Cloud||MN||18.1322||n/a||6,070|
|6,309 miles from location||Saint Mary's University of Minnesota||Winona||MN||27.8242||32%||5,565|
|6,381 miles from location||St. Catherine University||Saint Paul||MN||28.6143||29%||5,277|
|6,453 miles from location||Bemidji State University||Bemidji||MN||25.5837||46%||5,175|
|6,326 miles from location||Lake Superior College||Duluth||MN||12.6413||n/a||4,898|
|6,379 miles from location||Bethel University||Saint Paul||MN||34.0074||45%||4,361|
|6,472 miles from location||Ridgewater College||Willmar||MN||19.0395||n/a||4,318|
|6,509 miles from location||Northland Community and Technical College||Thief River Falls||MN||14.4508||n/a||4,243|
|6,426 miles from location||Central Lakes College-Brainerd||Brainerd||MN||17.6636||n/a||4,206|
|6,425 miles from location||South Central College||Mankato||MN||14.452||n/a||4,091|
|6,383 miles from location||Augsburg College||Minneapolis||MN||62.9719||38%||4,010|
|6,375 miles from location||Riverland Community College||Austin||MN||17.69||n/a||3,867|
|6,324 miles from location||The College of Saint Scholastica||Duluth||MN||67.6951||34%||3,746|
|6,497 miles from location||Minnesota West Community and Technical College||Granite Falls||MN||21.2455||n/a||3,211|
|6,382 miles from location||St. Olaf College||Northfield||MN||37.979||35%||3,099|
|6,545 miles from location||Concordia College at Moorhead||Moorhead||MN||31.2569||32%||2,811|
|6,483 miles from location||Alexandria Technical & Community College||Alexandria||MN||22.6856||n/a||2,550|
|6,421 miles from location||Gustavus Adolphus College||Saint Peter||MN||36.7798||29%||2,536|
|6,305 miles from location||Minnesota State College-Southeast Technical||Winona||MN||15.3528||n/a||2,529|
|6,341 miles from location||Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College||Cloquet||MN||14.7446||n/a||2,305|
|6,434 miles from location||College of Saint Benedict||Saint Joseph||MN||72.5322||40%||2,105|
|6,436 miles from location||Saint Johns University||Collegeville||MN||71.6375||41%||2,021|
|6,386 miles from location||Minnesota School of Business||Minneapolis||MN||22.2001||100%||1,790|
|6,362 miles from location||Hibbing Community College-A Technical and Community College||Hibbing||MN||17.1133||n/a||1,596|
|6,452 miles from location||Northwest Technical College||Bemidji||MN||13.3048||n/a||1,535|
|6,408 miles from location||Crown College||Saint Bonifacius||MN||26.8246||49%||1,221|
|6,383 miles from location||National American University-Bloomington||Minneapolis||MN||7.00432||n/a||491|
|6,386 miles from location||National American University-Brooklyn Center||Minneapolis||MN||8.16649||n/a||478|
|6,380 miles from location||National American University-Roseville||Saint Paul||MN||11.7325||n/a||461|
|6,389 miles from location||Herzing University||Minneapolis||MN||29.0305||75%||328|
|6,391 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Minneapolis/St Paul Campus||Minneapolis||MN||4.33468||n/a||257|
Curious what studying Forensic Nursing gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Minnesota
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Medical and Health Services Managers +||6,180||$99,180||27.4%|
|Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other +||250||$89,040|
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