Eugene, OR (population: 152,842) has one crime scene investigation school within its city limits. Lane Community College has a total student population of 12,691. It is the 5680th highest ranked school in the USA and the 69th highest in the state of Oregon (#1 is Reed College).
Crime Scene Investigation students from Eugene 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.
Eugene lies in Lane county, which is one of the 16 counties in Oregon. Overall, the Eugene-Springfield area has 141,790 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.4% unemployment rate, $18.94/hr average worker wage, and a $39,390 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lane Community College ends up costing a student $6,953/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Eugene|
|Coos Bay||OR||-||1||11.4399||59||72.8 miles|
|Oregon City||OR||-||1||13.6089||75||93.7 miles|