North Dakota contains ten schools that offer law and criminal justice programs. Minot State University, the highest-ranking law and criminal justice school in ND, has a total student population of 3,649 and is the 596th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 10 law and criminal justice schools in North Dakota, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Jamestown College comes out as the most expensive ($14,473/yr), with Sitting Bull College as the lowest recorded at only $938/yr.
Law and Criminal Justice students from North Dakota 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.
Also, within the law and criminal justice schools in North Dakota, the average student population is 1,960 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 13 to 1. Aside from law and criminal justice, there are 1090 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 2,086 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $5,018, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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