Kentucky contains twelve schools that offer crime scene investigation programs. Midway College, the highest-ranking crime scene investigation school in KY, has a total student population of 1,392 and is the 327th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 12 crime scene investigation schools in Kentucky, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Daymar College-Owensboro Campus comes out as the most expensive ($26,118/yr), with Kentucky State University as the lowest recorded at only $9,468/yr.
Crime Scene Investigation students from Kentucky 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 Kentucky, the average student population is 2,555 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from crime scene investigation, there are 2859 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,477 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,117, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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