Hempstead, NY (population: 54,072) has seventy-six law enforcement schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Rutgers University-New Brunswick, the highest ranked school in this group with a law enforcement program, has a total student population of 37,366. It is the 55th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of New Jersey. To learn more about law enforcement programs in Hempstead, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of law enforcement professors at Rutgers University such as Vikrant Advani, James Bergin, Bert Levine, and Jerome Rose.
Law Enforcement students from Hempstead schools who go on to become police officers, detectives, sargents, law enforcerss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment.
Hempstead lies in Nassau county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the Nassau-Suffolk Metropolitan area has 1,225,710 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 1.1% unemployment rate, $24.13/hr average worker wage, and a $50,190 average annual salary.
Of the 76 law enforcement schools with a 100-mile radius of Hempstead, only 11 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Lincoln Technical Institute comes out as the most expensive ($40,716/yr) for law enforcement students, with Raritan Valley Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,843/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Hempstead|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||2.0 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||8.7 miles|
|Far Rockaway||NY||-||2||14.0585||4||9.6 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||12.8 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||14.4 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||16.9 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||17.4 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||17.5 miles|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||18.2 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||19.5 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||22.4 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||23.1 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||23.3 miles|