New York City, NY (population: 8,459,026) has five criminal justice schools within its city limits. Pace University-New York, the highest ranked school in the city with a criminal justice program, has a total student population of 12,706. It is the 1785th highest ranked school in the USA and the 154th highest in the state of New York (#1 is Columbia University in the City of New York). To learn more about criminal justice programs in New York City, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of criminal justice professors at Pace University such as Darren Barany, Vincent Beatty, Christina Berninger, Anthony Chiarlitti, Christina M. Chuliver, and Elizabeth Cronin.
Criminal Justice students from New York City 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.
Of the 5 criminal justice schools in New York City, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Pace University-New York comes out as the most expensive ($25,156/yr) for criminal justice students, with Touro College as the lowest, reported at only $4,470/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from New York City|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||5.2 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||5.6 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||6.6 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||6.9 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||7.2 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||9.5 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||9.5 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||10.7 miles|
|Staten Island||NY||-||3||40.1655||127||12.5 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||16.5 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||17.6 miles|
|South Orange||NJ||-||1||63.933||113||17.7 miles|
|West Orange||NJ||49,330||0||-||0||18.7 miles|