Crime Scene Investigation in Kansas

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Schools Offering Crime Scene Investigation Programs in Kansas


Each year, roughly 0.0% of Kansas students graduate with degrees in crime scene investigation. That means an estimated 3 crime scene investigators graduate from Kansas' 3 crime scene investigation schools each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Kansas with a crime scene investigation program is Wichita State University, which is located in Wichita. In 2010, it was ranked 72nd nationwide. 1 students graduated with a degree in crime scene investigation from Wichita State University in 2010. Tuition at Wichita State University was $5,890 per year.

The second-ranked school in Kansas that has a crime scene investigation program is Washburn University. Washburn University, which was ranked 73rd in the country in 2010, is located in Topeka. In 2010, 1 students graduated from Washburn University crime scene investigation program. Students at Washburn University paid $6,296 per year in tuition fees.

The third-ranked school in Kansas with a crime scene investigation program is Bethany College, which is located in Lindsborg. In 2010, it was ranked 81st nationwide. In 2010, Bethany College graduated 1 students from its crime scene investigation programs. Students at Bethany College paid $20,026 per year in tuition fees.

Cost

Crime scene investigation schools in Kansas, charge students an average tuition of $10,737 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $20,026 per year, or as little as $5,890 per year. In 2010, the following Kansas crime scene investigation schools had the highest tuition rates:

  1. Bethany College - located in Lindsborg, students are charged $20,026 per year
  2. Washburn University - located in Topeka, students are charged $6,296 per year
  3. Wichita State University - located in Wichita, students are charged $5,890 per year

The crime scene investigation schools that charged the lowest tuition rates in Kansas were:

  1. Wichita State University - located in Wichita, students are charged $5,890 per year
  2. Washburn University - located in Topeka, students are charged $6,296 per year
  3. Bethany College - located in Lindsborg, students are charged $20,026 per year

A crime scene investigation degree from a Kansas school... what next?

Most people who graduate from crime scene investigation school in Kansas go on to work as a crime scene investigator. If you decide to work as a crime scene investigator in Kansas, you will be joining the ranks of approximately 880 Kansas crime scene investigators as of 2010. The following counties have the largest number of Kansas crime scene investigators:

  1. Butler County - 220 crime scene investigators
  2. Allen County - 220 crime scene investigators
  3. Jackson County - 180 crime scene investigators

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 990 crime scene investigators will be working in Kansas state. This would require the number of crime scene investigators to grow by 8%.

Salary

On average, crime scene investigators earn $57,550 per year. In 2010, however, some Kansas crime scene investigators earned as little as less than $32,830 per year or as much as more than $112,500 per year. On average a crime scene investigator earns the most in the following Kansas counties:

  1. Jackson County - $48,100 per year
  2. Allen County - $45,460 per year

On average, crime scene investigators earns the least in the following Kansas counties:

  1. Allen County - $45,460 per year
  2. Jackson County - $48,100 per year

More Information

The charts and graphs below have additional Kansas statistics regarding a career in crime scene investigation. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as forensic science or crime scene investigation.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Crime Scene Investigation in Kansas

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
6,624 miles from location Wichita State University Wichita KS 28.1041 53% 14,601
6,531 miles from location Washburn University Topeka KS 26.668 52% 6,652
6,639 miles from location Bethany College Lindsborg KS 18.8974 37% 592
 

Curious what studying Crime Scene Investigation gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Kansas

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Detectives and Criminal Investigators + 880 $57,550 17.3%
2
Forensic Science Technicians + 100 $52,080 -9.1%
 

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