There are 2 criminal justice schools in Tucson, Arizona. Tucson has a total population of 486,699 and a student population of 77,749. Of these students, 74,647 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Tucson's largest criminal justice school is University of Arizona. In 2010, University of Arizona graduated approximately 37 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 77 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Tucson's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend one of Tucson's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,519 per year in instate tuition and $35,928 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,614 per year, on average, for room and board at Tucson-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,261.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tucson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 25,890 criminal justice professionals in Arizona. Of these criminal justice professionals, 2,670 were working in the greater Tucson area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Tucson is expected to increase by 12% 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 Tucson is $21,270 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.
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