Wilmington has a general population of 11,921 and an overall student population of 1,602. Approximately 1,602 of Wilmington's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Wilmington, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Wilmington College. Approximately 9 students graduated in 2010 from Wilmington College with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Wilmington. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Wilmington, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,286.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,275 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Wilmington. And if you live on campus at one of the Wilmington-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $8,272 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,161.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Wilmington, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 97 criminal justice professionals in Ohio were working in the greater Wilmington area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Wilmington. 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 Wilmington is $24,960 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.