Missouri contains 26 schools that offer private investigator programs. Drury University, the highest-ranking private investigator school in MO, has a total student population of 5,489 and is the 2149th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 26 private investigator schools in Missouri, only 1 has a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Allied College North comes out as the most expensive ($45,104/yr), with Metropolitan Community College-Blue River as the lowest recorded at only $3,041/yr.
Private Investigator students from Missouri 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 Missouri alone, there are 1,680 employed detectives and criminal investigators earning an average yearly salary of $54,210. Private detectives and investigators in this state earn $38,650/yr and there are 1,210 employed.
Also, within the private investigator schools in Missouri, the average student population is 2,183 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 16 to 1. Aside from private investigator, there are 4755 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,482 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $4,695, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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