With an overall population of 2,573 and a student population of 3,302, approximately 3,302 of Moorhead students attend one of Moorhead's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Moorhead, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Mississippi Delta Community College. In 2010, Mississippi Delta Community College graduated approximately 18 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Moorhead in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Moorhead's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $7,560 per year in instate tuition and $9,168 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Moorhead. And if you live on campus at one of the Moorhead-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $2,470 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $5,090.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Moorhead, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 criminal justice professionals in Mississippi were working in the greater Moorhead area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Moorhead will increase by 18% by the year 2018. 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 Moorhead is $22,870 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.