Pocahontas has a general population of 6,518 and an overall student population of 2,239. Approximately 2,239 of Pocahontas's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Black River Technical College is the largest criminal justice school in Pocahontas, based on student population. Approximately 1 students graduated in 2010 from Black River Technical College with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 1 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Pocahontas's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,752 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,203 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Pocahontas.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Pocahontas, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 criminal justice professionals in Arkansas were working in the greater Pocahontas area. Pocahontas's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 30% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Pocahontas, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,370 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.