Old Westbury has a total population of 4,228 and a student population of 13,068. Of these students, 9,171 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Old Westbury, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is New York Institute of Technology. In 2010, approximately 12 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at New York Institute of Technology.
A total of 16 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Old Westbury in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Old Westbury, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,140.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,400 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Old Westbury-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $10,520 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,430.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Old Westbury, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 criminal justice professionals in New York were working in the greater Old Westbury area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Old Westbury is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Old Westbury is $32,080 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.