Yonkers, NY (population: 206,441) has eighty-three 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 Yonkers, 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 Yonkers schools who go on to become police officers, detectives, sargents, law enforcerss, etc. have a good chance at finding employment.
Yonkers lies in Westchester county, which is one of the 28 counties in New York. Overall, the New York-White Plains-Wayne-NJ Metropolitan area has 5,063,390 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.4% unemployment rate, $27.05/hr average worker wage, and a $56,250 average annual salary.
Of the 83 law enforcement schools with a 100-mile radius of Yonkers, 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 CUNY John Jay College Criminal Justice as the lowest, reported at only $4,590/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Yonkers|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||3.5 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||5.1 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||7.5 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||13.5 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||13.7 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||13.9 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||14.8 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||15.5 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||15.7 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||17.5 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||19.4 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||19.7 miles|