Towson has a total population of 51,793 and a student population of 2,977. Of these students, 485 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Towson's largest criminal justice school is TESST College of Technology-Towson. In 2010, approximately 35 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at TESST College of Technology-Towson.
In 2010, 35 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Towson's criminal justice schools.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Towson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 25,280 criminal justice professionals in Maryland, 14,680 were working in the greater Towson area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 14% in Towson. 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 Towson is $26,750 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.