Fortuna Foothills, AZ (population: 43,996) has three criminal justice schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus, the highest ranked school in this group with a criminal justice program, has a total student population of 1,003. It is the 4336th highest ranked school in the USA and the 401st highest in the state of California (#1 is University of California-Los Angeles). To learn more about criminal justice programs in Fortuna Foothills, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of criminal justice professors at San Diego State University such as Harold Carter, Raymond A. Cota, and Mike Sabath.
Criminal Justice students from Fortuna Foothills schools who go on to become criminal justice administrators, public prosecutors, public defenders, judges, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 12,610 people working as criminal justice and law enforcement teachers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $62,750. Also, Police and sheriff's patrol officers make on average $55,180 per year and there are about 641,590 of them employed in the US today.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, San Diego State University-Imperial Valley Campus comes out as the most expensive ($/yr) for criminal justice students, with Imperial Valley College as the lowest, reported at only $3,539/yr.