Michigan contains 33 schools that offer crime scene investigation programs. University of Michigan-Dearborn, the highest-ranking crime scene investigation school in MI, has a total student population of 8,379 and is the 270th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 33 crime scene investigation schools in Michigan, only 14 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Detroit Mercy comes out as the most expensive ($18,085/yr), with Alpena Community College as the lowest recorded at only $1,805/yr.
Crime Scene Investigation students from Michigan 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 Michigan, the average student population is 3,208 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Aside from crime scene investigation, there are 6233 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,809 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,088, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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