Bronx, NY has nine public safety schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. University of Pennsylvania, the highest ranked school in this group with a public safety program, has a total student population of 24,599. It is the 5th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Pennsylvania.
Public Safety students from Bronx schools who go on to become public safety dispatchers, public safety officials, public safety managers, public safety specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 98,090 people working as police, fire, and ambulance dispatchers alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $36,470. Also, Emergency medical technicians and paramedics make on average $33,020 per year and there are about 217,920 of them employed in the US today.
Of the 9 public safety schools with a 100-mile radius of Bronx, only 3 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, The New School comes out as the most expensive ($39,004/yr) for public safety students, with Saint Peters College as the lowest, reported at only $14,614/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Bronx|
|Mount Vernon||NY||68,747||8||36.4632||259||4.6 miles|
|Jackson Heights||NY||-||1||28.2916||7||6.6 miles|
|New Rochelle||NY||74,592||3||35.7163||149||6.6 miles|
|West New York||NJ||47,282||1||33.6373||6||8.1 miles|
|Long Island City||NY||-||4||18.9499||59||8.5 miles|
|Rego Park||NY||-||1||27.7974||9||8.6 miles|
|Fresh Meadows||NY||-||1||41.5392||2||9.2 miles|
|North Bergen||NJ||59,771||0||-||0||9.5 miles|
|White Plains||NY||57,617||2||21.3371||15||13.0 miles|
|New York City||NY||8,459,026||86||26.2632||1,528||13.0 miles|
|Jersey City||NJ||242,594||10||25.9195||190||14.0 miles|
|Garden City||NY||-||5||29.9653||250||14.8 miles|
|West Paterson||NJ||-||1||20.7455||20||17.4 miles|