Pueblo has a general population of 102,121 and an overall student population of 13,035. Approximately 6,592 of Pueblo's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Pueblo's largest criminal justice school is Pueblo Community College. In 2010, Pueblo Community College graduated approximately 79 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 79 students graduated with a criminal justice certificate from one of Pueblo's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,749 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,749 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Pueblo after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Pueblo, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 24 criminal justice professionals in Colorado were working in the greater Pueblo area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 28% in Pueblo. 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 Pueblo is $42,020 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.