Pulaski has a total population of 7,871 and a student population of 1,461. Of these students, 1,001 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Martin Methodist College is the largest criminal justice school in Pulaski, based on student population. In 2010, Martin Methodist College graduated approximately 19 students from its criminal justice program.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Pulaski in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,638 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Pulaski. And if you live on campus at one of the Pulaski-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $6,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $24,638.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Pulaski, your job prospects are average. There were 10,220 criminal justice professionals working in Tennessee and 550 working in the greater Pulaski area in 2010. Pulaski's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 8% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Pulaski is $24,750 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.