Indiana contains 63 schools that offer law and criminal justice programs. Indiana University-Bloomington, the highest-ranking law and criminal justice school in IN, has a total student population of 42,347 and is the 59th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 63 law and criminal justice schools in Indiana, only 7 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Butler University comes out as the most expensive ($26,565/yr), with Vincennes University as the lowest recorded at only $8,501/yr.
Law and Criminal Justice students from Indiana 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. In fact, in the Indiana alone, there are 90 employed arbitrators, mediators, and conciliators earning an average yearly salary of $49,210. Lawyers in this state earn $93,540/yr and there are 6,680 employed.
Also, within the law and criminal justice schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from law and criminal 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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