Every year approximately 52 students graduate with a degree in criminology from Arkansas schools. If you too are interested in studying criminology, Arkansas has 1 criminology schools from which you can choose. You can expect to pay an average of $6,370 per year in tuition for a degree in criminology in Arkansas state.
Arkansas's largest criminology school, which is located in Jonesboro, is Arkansas State University-Main Campus. Approximately 52 students graduated with a criminology degree from Arkansas State University-Main Campus in 2009, which is 100% of the total state criminology graduates for that year. Tuition at Arkansas State University-Main Campus, was $6,370 per year in 2010.
A majority of those with a degree in criminology choose to become criminologists. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for criminology graduates in Arkansas is good. An estimated 480 criminologists are in Arkansas state. And the government projects that this number will increase by 29%, or to 610 criminologists by the year 2018.
If you work as a criminologist in Arkansas, your yearly salary can range from less than $30,516 to more than $86,895. Criminologists in Arkansas earn a median yearly salary of $42,160.