With an overall population of 17,503 and a student population of 1,429, approximately 1,131 of Painesville students attend one of Painesville's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Painesville, by student population, is Lake Erie College. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Lake Erie College with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Painesville's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,296 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $900 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Painesville. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,072 per year, on average, for room and board at Painesville-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $30,916.
If you plan on staying in Painesville after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Painesville, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, 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 Painesville area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Painesville will increase by 3% 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 Painesville is $25,280 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.