Connecticut contains one school that offers juvenile justice programs. University of New Haven has a total student population of 5,770 and is the 438th highest ranked school in America.
Juvenile Justice students from Connecticut 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 Connecticut alone, there are 630 employed probation officers and correctional treatment specialists earning an average yearly salary of $59,850. Administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers in this state earn $77,690/yr and there are 200 employed.
Also, within the juvenile justice schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from juvenile justice, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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