Johnson City has a general population of 55,469 and an overall student population of 14,605. Approximately 14,421 of Johnson City's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
East Tennessee State University is the largest criminal justice school in Johnson City, based on student population. In 2010, East Tennessee State University graduated approximately 62 students from its criminal justice program.
A reported 62 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Johnson City in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Johnson City's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,391 per year in instate tuition and $31,319 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,090 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Johnson City-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $5,500 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,891.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Johnson City, your job prospects are average. There were 23,920 criminal justice professionals working in Tennessee and 530 working in the greater Johnson City area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Johnson City. 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 Johnson City is $25,410 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.