With an overall population of 93,102 and a student population of 23,260, approximately 23,260 of Mission Viejo students attend one of Mission Viejo's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Mission Viejo, by student population, is Saddleback College. In 2010, Saddleback College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Mission Viejo in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Mission Viejo, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $658.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,638 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Mission Viejo.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Mission Viejo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 13 criminal justice professionals in California were working in the greater Mission Viejo area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Mission Viejo. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Mission Viejo is $24,760 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.