Henderson has a total population of 5,670 and a student population of 2,027. Of these students, 2,027 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Henderson, by student population, is Freed-Hardeman University. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Freed-Hardeman University with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Henderson's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,998 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $2,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,090 per year, on average, for room and board at Henderson-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,648.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Henderson, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 27 criminal justice professionals in Tennessee were working in the greater Henderson area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Henderson will increase by 8% 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 Henderson is $18,270 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.