Indiana contains nine schools that offer private investigator programs. University of Indianapolis, the highest-ranking private investigator school in IN, has a total student population of 5,055 and is the 460th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 9 private investigator schools in Indiana, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Brown Mackie College-Merrillville comes out as the most expensive ($21,058/yr), with Vincennes University as the lowest recorded at only $8,501/yr.
Private Investigator students from Indiana 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 Indiana alone, there are 1,230 employed detectives and criminal investigators earning an average yearly salary of $53,350. Private detectives and investigators in this state earn $43,320/yr and there are 560 employed.
Also, within the private investigator schools in Indiana, the average student population is 3,200 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from private investigator, 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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