Ypsilanti has a total population of 22,362 and a student population of 22,893. Of these students, 22,893 are enrolled in schools that offer criminology programs.
Eastern Michigan University is the largest criminology school in Ypsilanti, based on student population. In 2010, Eastern Michigan University graduated approximately 95 students from its criminology program.
In 2010, 95 students graduated with a criminology degree in Ypsilanti. Tuition in 2009 at Ypsilanti's criminology schools was $19,114 per year for instate students and $33,019 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminology program in Ypsilanti. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,785 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,428.
If you plan on staying in Ypsilanti after graduating from criminology school, you should know that job prospects for criminologists in Ypsilanti, which is the most popular criminology profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 19 criminologists in Michigan were working in the greater Ypsilanti area. The number of criminologists in Ypsilanti is expected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminologist in Ypsilanti is $54,210 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminologists.