Colorado contains two schools that offer juvenile justice programs. University of Phoenix-Southern Colorado Campus, the highest-ranking juvenile justice school in CO, has a total student population of 697 and is the 5612th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 2 juvenile justice schools in Colorado, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Southern Colorado Campus comes out as the most expensive ($24,587/yr), with University of Phoenix-Denver Campus as the lowest recorded at only $23,672/yr.
Juvenile Justice students from Colorado 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 Colorado alone, there are 2,400 employed probation officers and correctional treatment specialists earning an average yearly salary of $52,940. Administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers in this state earn $"*"/yr and there are 160 employed.
Also, within the juvenile justice schools in Colorado, the average student population is 3,182 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 18 to 1. Aside from juvenile justice, there are 2501 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,103 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,337, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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