With an overall population of 79,269 and a student population of 397, approximately 27 of Cranston students attend one of Cranston's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Cranston's largest criminal justice school is Sanford-Brown Institute. In 2010, Sanford-Brown Institute graduated approximately 30 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 30 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Cranston.
If you plan on staying in Cranston after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Cranston, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are average. In 2010, of the 3,080 criminal justice professionals in Rhode Island, 3,140 were working in the greater Cranston area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Cranston is expected to increase by 9% 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 Cranston is $25,680 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.