Missouri contains 28 schools that offer crime scene investigation programs. Truman State University, the highest-ranking crime scene investigation school in MO, has a total student population of 5,781 and is the 1156th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 28 crime scene investigation schools in Missouri, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Allied College South comes out as the most expensive ($44,512/yr), with Metropolitan Community College-Blue River as the lowest recorded at only $3,041/yr.
Crime Scene Investigation students from Missouri 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 Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from crime scene investigation, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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