Pasadena has a general population of 133,936 and an overall student population of 36,548. Approximately 26,453 of Pasadena's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Pasadena, by student population, is Pasadena City College. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Pasadena City College.
A reported 12 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Pasadena in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $704 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Pasadena after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Pasadena, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are good. In 2010, there were 143,100 criminal justice professionals in California. Of these criminal justice professionals, 51,240 were working in the greater Pasadena area. Pasadena's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Pasadena is $23,400 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.