Lebanon has a general population of 20,235 and an overall student population of 1,727. Approximately 1,355 of Lebanon's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Lebanon's largest criminal justice school is Cumberland University. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Cumberland University.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Lebanon's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,430 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,280 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Lebanon. And if you live on campus at one of the Lebanon-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $5,950 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,930.
If you plan on staying in Lebanon after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Lebanon, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 criminal justice professionals in Tennessee were working in the greater Lebanon area. Lebanon's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to 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 Lebanon is $20,770 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.