Oklahoma contains 22 schools that offer private investigator programs. Oklahoma City University, the highest-ranking private investigator school in OK, has a total student population of 3,829 and is the 310th highest ranked school in America.
Of the 22 private investigator schools in Oklahoma, only 2 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, University of Phoenix-Oklahoma City Campus comes out as the most expensive ($23,972/yr), with Redlands Community College as the lowest recorded at only $5,100/yr.
Private Investigator students from Oklahoma 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 Oklahoma alone, there are 1,700 employed detectives and criminal investigators earning an average yearly salary of $51,890. Private detectives and investigators in this state earn $45,800/yr and there are 380 employed.
Also, within the private investigator schools in Oklahoma, the average student population is 1,754 and average student-to-faculty ratio is 15 to 1. Aside from private investigator, there are 4305 total degree (or certificate) programs in the state, with 1,424 people on average applying for a school. Undergraduate tuition costs are normally around $3,600, but can vary widely depending on the type of school.
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