Porterville has a total population of 39,615 and a student population of 4,571. Of these students, 4,571 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Porterville College is the largest criminal justice school in Porterville, based on student population. In 2010, Porterville College graduated approximately 33 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Porterville's criminal justice schools. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Porterville was $658 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,638 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Porterville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 143,100 criminal justice professionals in California, 550 were working in the greater Porterville area. Porterville's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. 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 Porterville is $18,940 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.