There are schools offering forensic nursing programs in Utah!
Schools Offering Forensic Nursing Programs in Utah
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University of Utah, which is located in Salt Lake City, is the top-ranked school in Utah that has a forensic nursing program. It received a ranking of 27th in the country in 2010. In 2010, University of Utah graduated 246 students from its forensic nursing program. Students at University of Utah paid $6,272 per year in tuition fees.
Brigham Young University, which was ranked 56th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Utah that has a forensic nursing program. It is located in Provo. In 2010, Brigham Young University graduated 106 students from its forensic nursing program. The tuition rate at Brigham Young University was $4,420 per year.
AmeriTech College, which is located in Draper, is the third-ranked school in Utah that has a forensic nursing program. It received a ranking of 59th in the country in 2010. 112 students graduated with degree in forensic nursing from AmeriTech College in 2010. AmeriTech College charged in-state students $22,715 in tuition fees per year.
If you choose to attend a Utah forensic nursing school, average tuition will be $10,686 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $2,670 per year to $27,350 per year. In 2010, the forensic nursing schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Utah were:
- Stevens-Henager College-Ogden - located in Ogden, students are charged $27,350 per year
- Westminster College - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $25,980 per year
- AmeriTech College - located in Draper, students are charged $22,715 per year
The lowest tuition rates at Utah forensic nursing schools were charged at the following schools:
- Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah - located in Price, students are charged $2,670 per year
- Salt Lake Community College - located in Salt Lake City, students are charged $2,932 per year
- Dixie State College of Utah - located in Saint George, students are charged $3,489 per year
A forensic nursing degree from an Utah school... what next?
Most people who graduate from forensic nursing school in Utah go on to work as a forensic nurse. Utah had 90 forensic nurses in 2010. In Utah, the largest numbers of forensic nurses work in the following counties:
The government projects that the number of forensic nurses in Utah will grow by 23%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 420 forensic nurses working in Utah.
A forensic nurse in Utah earns $69,830 per year on average.
The charts and graphs below have additional Utah statistics regarding a career in forensic nursing. Take a look and compare salaries with various 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 Utah
- Bachelor's Degree in Forensic Nursing in Utah
- Master's Degree in Forensic Nursing in Utah
- Doctoral Degree in Forensic Nursing in Utah
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|7,364 miles from location||Salt Lake Community College||Salt Lake City||UT||17.6641||n/a||34,966|
|7,356 miles from location||Brigham Young University||Provo||UT||43.6667||77%||34,130|
|7,357 miles from location||University of Utah||Salt Lake City||UT||72.974||59%||29,284|
|7,359 miles from location||Utah Valley University||Orem||UT||15.0907||n/a||28,765|
|7,355 miles from location||Weber State University||Ogden||UT||23.3311||n/a||23,001|
|7,360 miles from location||Western Governors University||Salt Lake City||UT||20.0503||63%||15,870|
|7,474 miles from location||Southern Utah University||Cedar City||UT||27.7334||53%||8,066|
|7,511 miles from location||Dixie State College of Utah||Saint George||UT||17.5892||n/a||7,708|
|7,358 miles from location||Westminster College||Salt Lake City||UT||27.2814||35%||3,037|
|7,362 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Utah Campus||Salt Lake City||UT||12.2115||n/a||2,691|
|7,323 miles from location||Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah||Price||UT||19.0139||n/a||2,419|
|7,365 miles from location||Broadview University||West Jordan||UT||32.5111||100%||667|
|7,358 miles from location||Provo College||Provo||UT||20.628||n/a||487|
|7,357 miles from location||Stevens-Henager College-Ogden||Ogden||UT||32.9278||n/a||388|
|7,364 miles from location||AmeriTech College||Draper||UT||40.7443||99%||323|
|7,360 miles from location||Fortis College||Salt Lake City||UT||n/a||n/a||71|
Curious what studying Forensic Nursing gets you?
Check out the different options and how they're looking in Utah
|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Medical and Health Services Managers +||2,100||$92,590||13.5%|
|Forensic Science Technicians +||120||$42,920||33.3%|
|Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners, All Other +||90||$69,830||-50.0%|
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