Magnolia has a general population of 10,858 and an overall student population of 3,226. Approximately 3,226 of Magnolia's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Magnolia's largest criminal justice school is Southern Arkansas University Main Campus. In 2010, Southern Arkansas University Main Campus graduated approximately 19 students from its criminal justice program.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Magnolia in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Magnolia's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $16,280 per year in instate tuition and $18,920 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Magnolia. And if you live on campus at one of the Magnolia-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $4,450 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,624.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Magnolia, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 5,140 criminal justice professionals in Arkansas, 970 were working in the greater Magnolia area. Magnolia's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Magnolia, 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.