Maryland Heights, MO has one criminal justice school within its city limits. Allied College North has a total student population of 346. It is the 3767th highest ranked school in the USA and the 114th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University).
Criminal Justice students from Maryland Heights 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 St. Louis-IL area alone, there are 5,920 employed police and sheriff's patrol officers earning an average salary of $48,840. Criminal justice and law enforcement teachers in this area earn $61,140/yr and there are 210 employed.
Maryland Heights lies in St. Louis county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the St. Louis-IL area has 1,301,320 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.6% unemployment rate, $20.63/hr average worker wage, and a $42,900 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.163 out of every 1000 jobs in Maryland Heights are held by criminal justice and law enforcement teachers, and 4.551/1000 are held by police and sheriff's patrol officers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Allied College North ends up costing a student $45,104/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Maryland Heights|
|Saint Charles||MO||65,986||1||57.1604||124||7.2 miles|
|Saint Peters||MO||56,697||1||24.7073||15||10.8 miles|
|Saint Louis||MO||349,763||28||21.7118||925||11.4 miles|
|Jefferson City||MO||41,319||4||29.412||201||95.6 miles|