With an overall population of 20,909 and a student population of 8,944, approximately 252 of Portsmouth students attend one of Portsmouth's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Portsmouth's largest criminal justice school is Daymar College. In 2010, Daymar College graduated approximately 4 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Portsmouth. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,115 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,400 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Portsmouth, your job prospects are not very good. There were 31,520 criminal justice professionals working in Ohio and 260 working in the greater Portsmouth area in 2010. The number of criminal justice professionals in Portsmouth is expected to 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 Portsmouth is $24,960 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.
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