Arizona contains thirteen schools that offer juvenile justice programs. Northern Arizona University, the highest-ranking juvenile justice school in AZ, has a total student population of 23,597 and is the 225th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 13 juvenile justice schools in Arizona, only 4 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Prescott College comes out as the most expensive ($25,284/yr), with Central Arizona College as the lowest recorded at only $7,459/yr.
Juvenile Justice students from Arizona schools who go on to become juvenile justice professionals, public prosecutors, public defenders, juvenile prosecutors, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 13,140 people working as administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $87,620. Also, Probation officers and correctional treatment specialists make on average $50,500 per year and there are about 92,910 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Arizona alone, there are 2,790 employed probation officers and correctional treatment specialists earning an average yearly salary of $47,250. Administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers in this state earn $85,890/yr and there are 200 employed.
Also, within the juvenile justice schools in Arizona, the average student population is 7,131 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 19 to 1. Aside from juvenile justice, there are 3266 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,667 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $2,108, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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