There are schools offering forensic nursing programs in Oklahoma!
Schools Offering Forensic Nursing Programs in Oklahoma
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Each year, roughly 2.6% of Oklahoma students graduate with degrees in forensic nursing. In other words, every year an estimated 2,621 forensic nurses graduate from Oklahoma's 35 forensic nursing schools.
Oklahoma City University, which is located in Oklahoma City, is the top-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a forensic nursing program. It received a ranking of 36th in the country in 2010. In 2010, Oklahoma City University graduated 129 students from its forensic nursing program. The tuition rate at Oklahoma City University was $25,760 per year.
The second-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a forensic nursing program is Oklahoma Christian University. Oklahoma Christian University, which was ranked 38th in the country in 2010, is located in Edmond. In 2010, 23 students graduated from Oklahoma Christian University forensic nursing program. The tuition rate at Oklahoma Christian University was $17,456 per year.
The third-ranked school in Oklahoma that has a forensic nursing program is University of Tulsa. University of Tulsa, which was ranked 69th in the country in 2010, is located in Tulsa. 26 students graduated with degree in forensic nursing from University of Tulsa in 2010. The tuition rate at University of Tulsa was $28,735 per year.
If you choose to attend a Oklahoma forensic nursing school, average tuition will be $7,722 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,091 per year to $28,735 per year. The highest tuition rates in 2010 at Oklahoma forensic nursing schools were charged at the following schools:
- University of Tulsa - located in Tulsa, students are charged $28,735 per year
- Oklahoma City University - located in Oklahoma City, students are charged $25,760 per year
- Oral Roberts University - located in Tulsa, students are charged $20,054 per year
The following Oklahoma forensic nursing schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- Connors State College - located in Warner, students are charged $2,091 per year
- Carl Albert State College - located in Poteau, students are charged $2,216 per year
- Tulsa Community College - located in Tulsa, students are charged $2,400 per year
A forensic nursing degree from an Oklahoma school... what next?
The highest percentage of forensic nursing graduates in Oklahoma pursue careers as a forensic nurse. In 2010, there were 110 forensic nurses working in Oklahoma. The Oklahoma counties with the largest populations of forensic nurses are:
The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Oklahoma will grow by 14%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 410 forensic nurses working in Oklahoma.
A forensic nurse in Oklahoma makes an average of $67,580 per year.
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma
- Bachelor's Degree in Forensic Nursing in Oklahoma
- Master's Degree in Forensic Nursing in Oklahoma
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Featured Online Schools
|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,555 miles from location||Tulsa Community College||Tulsa||OK||12.6303||n/a||19,730|
|6,645 miles from location||University of Central Oklahoma||Edmond||OK||26.9395||57%||16,092|
|6,651 miles from location||Oklahoma City Community College||Oklahoma City||OK||10.7361||n/a||14,114|
|6,503 miles from location||Northeastern State University||Tahlequah||OK||24.2073||60%||9,239|
|6,642 miles from location||Rose State College||Oklahoma City||OK||9.15849||n/a||8,981|
|6,652 miles from location||Oklahoma State University-Oklahoma City||Oklahoma City||OK||7.35114||n/a||7,367|
|6,629 miles from location||Northern Oklahoma College||Tonkawa||OK||15.0818||n/a||5,228|
|6,714 miles from location||Southwestern Oklahoma State University||Weatherford||OK||24.705||71%||5,010|
|6,603 miles from location||East Central University||Ada||OK||24.2862||76%||4,612|
|6,539 miles from location||Rogers State University||Claremore||OK||17.9774||87%||4,235|
|6,595 miles from location||University of Tulsa||Tulsa||OK||30.981||30%||4,187|
|6,559 miles from location||Oklahoma State University Institute of Technology-Okmulgee||Okmulgee||OK||15.7212||n/a||4,129|
|6,647 miles from location||University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center||Oklahoma City||OK||2.09335||n/a||3,934|
|6,649 miles from location||Oklahoma City University||Oklahoma City||OK||63.5634||44%||3,829|
|6,755 miles from location||Western Oklahoma State College||Altus||OK||21.9292||100%||3,820|
|6,558 miles from location||Oral Roberts University||Tulsa||OK||27.5341||49%||3,140|
|6,631 miles from location||Langston University||Langston||OK||13.0903||n/a||2,749|
|6,607 miles from location||Murray State College||Tishomingo||OK||12.8665||n/a||2,604|
|6,487 miles from location||Carl Albert State College||Poteau||OK||13.4867||n/a||2,473|
|6,603 miles from location||Seminole State College||Seminole||OK||13.2494||n/a||2,444|
|6,524 miles from location||Connors State College||Warner||OK||13.4005||n/a||2,335|
|6,673 miles from location||Redlands Community College||El Reno||OK||13.8517||n/a||2,319|
|6,703 miles from location||Northwestern Oklahoma State University||Alva||OK||21.3155||40%||2,210|
|6,494 miles from location||Northeastern Oklahoma A&M College||Miami||OK||17.4104||n/a||2,191|
|6,644 miles from location||Oklahoma Christian University||Edmond||OK||61.9078||49%||2,171|
|6,654 miles from location||Southern Nazarene University||Bethany||OK||22.2153||n/a||2,110|
|6,527 miles from location||Eastern Oklahoma State College||Wilburton||OK||15.8018||n/a||2,084|
|6,616 miles from location||Oklahoma Baptist University||Shawnee||OK||24.8221||15%||1,764|
|6,869 miles from location||Oklahoma Panhandle State University||Goodwell||OK||23.5956||100%||1,266|
|6,555 miles from location||Oklahoma Wesleyan University||Bartlesville||OK||17.98||n/a||1,069|
|6,524 miles from location||Bacone College||Muskogee||OK||11.2484||60%||1,021|
|6,554 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Tulsa||Tulsa||OK||8.11879||100%||555|
|6,650 miles from location||Platt College||Oklahoma City||OK||27.3833||88%||456|
|6,555 miles from location||Platt College||Tulsa||OK||25.502||n/a||435|
|6,649 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Oklahoma City||Oklahoma City||OK||11.5286||100%||431|
Curious what studying Forensic Nursing gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Oklahoma
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Medical and Health Services Managers +||4,790||$70,330||44.7%|
|Forensic Science Technicians +||130||$55,050||62.5%|
|Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other +||110||$67,580||-88.0%|
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