San Antonio has a general population of 1,144,646 and an overall student population of 119,265. Approximately 3,893 of San Antonio's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminology programs.
The largest criminology school in San Antonio, by student population, is St Marys University. Approximately 16 students graduated in 2010 from St Marys University with credentials in criminology.
A reported 16 students graduated with credentials in criminology in San Antonio in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminology schools in San Antonio was $21,876 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for criminology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the San Antonio-based criminology schools, you will have an added expense of $7,090 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,820.
If you plan on staying in San Antonio after graduating from criminology school, you should know that job prospects for criminologists in San Antonio, which is the most popular criminology profession, are good. There were 14,890 criminologists working in Texas and 1,160 working in the greater San Antonio area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminologists is expected to increase by 28% in San Antonio. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminologists.