Houston has a general population of 1,992 and an overall student population of 186. Approximately 186 of Houston's students are enrolled in schools that offer forensic nursing programs.
Texas County Technical Institute is the largest forensic nursing school in Houston, based on student population. Approximately 0 students graduated in 2010 from Texas County Technical Institute with credentials in forensic nursing.
Many forensic nursing graduates choose to work as forensic nurses after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Houston, your job prospects are average. There were 4,410 forensic nurses working in Missouri and 230 working in the greater Houston area in 2010. Houston's forensic nurse workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for forensic nurses.
As a forensic nurse in Houston, you can expect to make an average salary of $61,560 per year. This is lower than the average salary for forensic nurses in the state.