Camden has a total population of 13,154 and a student population of 2,007. Of these students, 2,007 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Southern Arkansas University Tech is the largest criminal justice school in Camden, based on student population. Approximately 204 students graduated in 2010 from Southern Arkansas University Tech with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 204 students graduated with a criminal justice certificate in Camden. Tuition in 2009 at Camden's criminal justice schools was $11,255 per year for instate students and $12,575 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $825 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Camden-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $8,005.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Camden, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 5,140 criminal justice professionals in Arkansas, 970 were working in the greater Camden area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 30% in Camden. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Camden, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,170 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.