Saint Petersburg, FL (population: 243,829) has forty-three law and criminal justice schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of South Florida, the highest ranked school in this group with a law and criminal justice program, has a total student population of 40,022. It is the 138th highest ranked school in the USA and the 3rd highest in the state of Florida (#1 is University of Miami). To learn more about law and criminal justice programs in Saint Petersburg, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of law and criminal justice professors at University of South Florida such as Dave Agresti, William Blount, Denise Boots, Randy Borum, Mindy Bradley, and Max Bromley.
Law and Criminal Justice students from Saint Petersburg schools who go on to become law and criminal justice professionals, corrections officers, jailers, court reporters, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 556,790 people working as lawyers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $129,020. Also, Arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators make on average $63,250 per year and there are about 8,110 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 43 law and criminal justice schools with a 100-mile radius of Saint Petersburg, only 8 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Winter Park Tech comes out as the most expensive ($36,420/yr) for law and criminal justice students, with Sarasota County Technical Institute as the lowest, reported at only $2,150/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Saint Petersburg|
|Pinellas Park||FL||46,971||2||19.8178||18||8.1 miles|
|New Port Richey||FL||-||2||22.9424||46||33.8 miles|
|Saint Leo||FL||-||1||24.1963||100||46.2 miles|
|North Port||FL||58,777||0||-||0||56.4 miles|
|Port Charlotte||FL||49,392||1||23.17||24||62.4 miles|
|North Fort Myers||FL||51,280||0||-||0||86.0 miles|
|Cape Coral||FL||161,428||1||26.0313||32||86.9 miles|
|Fort Myers||FL||68,373||7||23.467||192||92.0 miles|
|Winter Park||FL||-||6||33.3306||155||98.3 miles|