Atchison, KS has twenty-one criminal justice schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Central Missouri, the highest ranked school in this group with a criminal justice program, has a total student population of 11,191. It is the 1871st highest ranked school in the USA and one of the highest in the state . To learn more about criminal justice programs in Atchison, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of criminal justice professors at University of Central Missouri such as Luther Bonham, Benecia Carmack, Yeok-Il Cho, Andrew Crowther, Angela Dunlap, and Carrie Dunson.
Criminal Justice students from Atchison 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. In fact, in the Kansas nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 2,410 employed police and sheriff's patrol officers earning an average salary of $*. Criminal justice and law enforcement teachers in this area earn $44,170/yr and there are 40 employed.
Atchison lies in Atchison county, which is one of the 67 counties in Kansas. Overall, the Kansas nonmetropolitan area has 444,090 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $15.63/hr average worker wage, and a $32,500 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.100 out of every 1000 jobs in Atchison are held by criminal justice and law enforcement teachers, and 5.424/1000 are held by police and sheriff's patrol officers.
Of the 21 criminal justice schools with a 100-mile radius of Atchison, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, High-Tech Institute-Kansas City comes out as the most expensive ($26,163/yr) for criminal justice students, with Metropolitan Community College-Blue River as the lowest, reported at only $3,041/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Atchison|
|Saint Joseph||MO||76,371||4||37.3685||160||21.1 miles|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||42.3 miles|
|Kansas City||MO||454,520||32||15.0915||547||43.3 miles|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||59.1 miles|
|Lees Summit||MO||-||1||10.817||19||59.7 miles|