Criminal Justice Schools in Independence, Missouri

Independence has 113,288 residents. It is located in Jackson county.

For Missouri residents, the average tuition for all Independence criminal justice schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $7,007.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Independence criminal justice schools was $8,702.00.

The average cost of books and supplies for criminal justice schools in Independence is $1,175.00. Students have a choice of one criminal justice college in Independence to attend. Criminal Justice programs in Independence reportedly graduated 67 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.

Criminal Justice Schools in Independence

Metropolitan Community College-Blue River

20301 E 78 Hwy
Independence, MO, 64057

Programs Offered

  • Certification in Criminal Justice / Police Science
  • Associates in Criminal Justice / Police Science


  • Tuition (in-state): $2,310.00
  • Tuition (out-of-state): $5,700.00
  • Room & Board (on compus): Not Available
  • Room & Board (off campus): $4,000.00

Financial Aid

  • Number of students receiving aid: 129
  • Average aid received per student: $3,014.00

Criminal Justice Salary in Independence

ProfessionAverage SalaryNumber Employed in City
Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers$109,630.0040
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers$52,660.00190
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives$75,680.00690
Correctional Officers and Jailers$33,130.002,250
Detectives and Criminal Investigators$61,440.00760
Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers$49,500.004,400
Private Detectives and Investigators$38,880.00Not available
Gaming Surveillance Officers and Gaming Investigators$31,430.0070

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