New York contains 40 schools that offer crime scene investigation programs. SUNY College at Brockport, the highest-ranking crime scene investigation school in NY, has a total student population of 8,490 and is the 257th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 40 crime scene investigation schools in New York, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Long Island University-C W Post Campus comes out as the most expensive ($30,427/yr), with Erie Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,003/yr.
Crime Scene Investigation students from New York 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 New York, the average student population is 2,856 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from crime scene investigation, there are 10195 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,318 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,933, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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