Connecticut contains 21 schools that offer crime scene investigation programs. Quinnipiac University, the highest-ranking crime scene investigation school in CT, has a total student population of 7,758 and is the 193rd highest ranked school in America.
Of the 21 crime scene investigation schools in Connecticut, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Hartford comes out as the most expensive ($31,547/yr), with Middlesex Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,918/yr.
Crime Scene Investigation students from Connecticut schools who go on to become crime scene investigators, investigators, personal investigators, crime scene forensics specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 12,870 people working as forensic science technicians alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $55,070.
Also, within the crime scene investigation schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from crime scene investigation, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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