Elyria has a general population of 55,953 and an overall student population of 13,273. Approximately 12,798 of Elyria's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Elyria, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Lorain County Community College. In 2010, Lorain County Community College graduated approximately 31 students from its criminal justice program.
A reported 42 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Elyria in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Elyria was $2,483 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Elyria, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 31,520 criminal justice professionals in Ohio. Of these criminal justice professionals, 9,580 were working in the greater Elyria area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Elyria will increase by 3% 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 Elyria is $25,280 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.