With an overall population of 9,310 and a student population of 2,330, approximately 2,330 of Riverton students attend one of Riverton's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Central Wyoming College is the largest criminal justice school in Riverton, based on student population. Approximately 4 students graduated in 2010 from Central Wyoming College with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 4 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Riverton in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Riverton's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $10,381 per year in instate tuition and $13,645 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,735 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $5,136.
If you plan on staying in Riverton after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Riverton, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 criminal justice professionals in Wyoming were working in the greater Riverton area. Riverton's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 10% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Riverton is $35,380 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.