Sedalia, MO has one criminal justice school within its city limits. State Fair Community College has a total student population of 4,263. It is the 4632nd highest ranked school in the USA and the 144th highest in the state of Missouri (#1 is Webster University). To learn more about criminal justice programs in Sedalia, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of criminal justice professors at State Fair Community College such as James Cunningham.
Criminal Justice students from Sedalia 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 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 920 employed police and sheriff's patrol officers earning an average salary of $33,030. Criminal justice and law enforcement teachers in this area earn $69,460/yr and there are 50 employed.
Sedalia lies in Pettis county, which is one of the 39 counties in Missouri. Overall, the Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area has 175,000 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $15.12/hr average worker wage, and a $31,450 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.274 out of every 1000 jobs in Sedalia are held by criminal justice and law enforcement teachers, and 5.235/1000 are held by police and sheriff's patrol officers.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, State Fair Community College ends up costing a student $5,029/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Sedalia|
|Jefferson City||MO||41,319||4||29.412||201||56.9 miles|
|Blue Springs||MO||57,147||1||22.3674||5||60.2 miles|
|Lees Summit||MO||-||1||10.817||19||64.0 miles|
|Kansas City||MO||454,520||32||15.0915||547||76.7 miles|
|North Kansas City||MO||-||1||17.668||0||77.6 miles|