Saint Louis, MO (population: 349,763) has four crime scene investigation schools within its city limits. Missouri Baptist University, the highest ranked school in the city with a crime scene investigation program, has a total student population of 4,836. It is the 3228th highest ranked school in the USA and the 97th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Crime Scene Investigation students from Saint Louis 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.
Of the 4 crime scene investigation schools in Saint Louis, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Missouri Baptist University comes out as the most expensive ($23,034/yr) for crime scene investigation students, with Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley as the lowest, reported at only $7,679/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Saint Louis|
|Maryland Heights||MO||-||1||21.4481||9||11.4 miles|
|Saint Charles||MO||65,986||1||57.1604||124||18.3 miles|
|Saint Peters||MO||56,697||1||24.7073||15||22.2 miles|