With an overall population of 23,347 and a student population of 4,854, approximately 4,796 of Clinton students attend one of Clinton's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Clinton's largest criminal justice school is Mississippi College. In 2010, Mississippi College graduated approximately 17 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 17 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Clinton in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,290 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,020 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $18,025.
If you plan on staying in Clinton after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Clinton, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are good. In 2010, there were 11,370 criminal justice professionals in Mississippi. Of these criminal justice professionals, 2,970 were working in the greater Clinton area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 24% in Clinton. 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 Clinton is $20,510 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.