Connecticut contains sixteen schools that offer private investigator programs. University of New Haven, the highest-ranking private investigator school in CT, has a total student population of 5,770 and is the 438th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 16 private investigator schools in Connecticut, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Hartford comes out as the most expensive ($31,547/yr), with Middlesex Community College as the lowest recorded at only $3,918/yr.
Private Investigator students from Connecticut schools who go on to become private investigators, crime scene investigators, investigators, personal investigators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 31,250 people working as private detectives and investigators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $47,130. Also, Detectives and criminal investigators make on average $65,860 per year and there are about 110,380 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Connecticut alone, there are 1,080 employed detectives and criminal investigators earning an average yearly salary of $72,750. Private detectives and investigators in this state earn $44,860/yr and there are 300 employed.
Also, within the private investigator schools in Connecticut, the average student population is 1,939 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 14 to 1. Aside from private investigator, there are 2145 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 3,319 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,907, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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