Provo, UT (population: 120,524) has one criminal justice school within its city limits. Provo College has a total student population of 487. It is the 3917th highest ranked school in the USA and the 39th highest in the state of Utah (#1 is University of Utah).
Criminal Justice students from Provo 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.
Provo lies in Utah county, which is one of the 16 counties in Utah. Overall, the Provo-Orem area has 173,090 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.5% unemployment rate, $18.33/hr average worker wage, and a $38,120 average annual salary.
After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Provo College ends up costing a student $16,645/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Provo|
|South Jordan||UT||57,903||1||13.1531||4||27.6 miles|
|West Valley City||UT||125,842||2||24.4175||17||36.1 miles|
|Salt Lake City||UT||184,856||12||26.413||545||39.7 miles|