Indiana contains seven schools that offer juvenile justice programs. University of Indianapolis, the highest-ranking juvenile justice school in IN, has a total student population of 5,055 and is the 460th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 7 juvenile justice schools in Indiana, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brown Mackie College-Merrillville comes out as the most expensive ($21,058/yr), with Vincennes University as the lowest recorded at only $8,501/yr.
Juvenile Justice students from Indiana 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 Indiana alone, there are 2,260 employed probation officers and correctional treatment specialists earning an average yearly salary of $37,660. Administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers in this state earn $85,830/yr and there are 80 employed.
Also, within the juvenile justice schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from juvenile justice, there are 4523 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,471 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,867, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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