Dobbs Ferry has a total population of 10,622 and a student population of 9,673. Of these students, 9,673 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Dobbs Ferry, by student population, is Mercy College. In 2010, Mercy College graduated approximately 53 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 53 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Dobbs Ferry. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $16,490 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,320 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,812 per year, on average, for room and board at Dobbs Ferry-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $20,710.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Dobbs Ferry, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 102,000 criminal justice professionals in New York, 75,080 were working in the greater Dobbs Ferry area. Dobbs Ferry's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Dobbs Ferry is $26,220 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.