Indiana contains 37 schools that offer crime scene investigation programs. Indiana University-Bloomington, the highest-ranking crime scene investigation school in IN, has a total student population of 42,347 and is the 59th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 37 crime scene investigation schools in Indiana, only 9 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler University comes out as the most expensive ($26,565/yr), with Vincennes University as the lowest recorded at only $8,501/yr.
Crime Scene Investigation students from Indiana 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 Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from crime scene investigation, there are 4523 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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