With an overall population of 1,252 and a student population of 6,466, approximately 6,466 of Goodman students attend one of Goodman's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Goodman's largest criminal justice school is Holmes Community College. In 2010, Holmes Community College graduated approximately 11 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 11 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Goodman in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $9,918 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Goodman criminal justice schools was an average of $11,868 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,500 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $2,330 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,588.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Goodman, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,260 criminal justice professionals in Mississippi. Of these criminal justice professionals, 1,760 were working in the greater Goodman area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Goodman is expected to increase by 18% 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 Goodman is $22,870 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.