Maine contains six schools that offer crime scene investigation programs. Saint Joseph's College of Maine, the highest-ranking crime scene investigation school in ME, has a total student population of 2,727 and is the 465th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 6 crime scene investigation schools in Maine, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Saint Joseph's College of Maine comes out as the most expensive ($24,897/yr), with Southern Maine Community College as the lowest recorded at only $9,233/yr.
Crime Scene Investigation students from Maine 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 Maine, the average student population is 1,527 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from crime scene investigation, there are 1035 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,742 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,504, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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