McKinney has a total population of 54,369 and a student population of 24,872. Of these students, 24,872 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in McKinney, by student population, is Collin County Community College District. In 2010, Collin County Community College District graduated approximately 108 students from its criminal justice program.
A total of 117 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in McKinney in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in McKinney, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,069.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in McKinney, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 criminal justice professionals in Texas were working in the greater McKinney area. McKinney's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in McKinney is $22,400 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.