With an overall population of 9,078 and a student population of 1,812, approximately 1,812 of Trinidad students attend one of Trinidad's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Trinidad State Junior College is the largest criminal justice school in Trinidad, based on student population. In 2010, Trinidad State Junior College graduated approximately 32 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 32 students graduated with a criminal justice certificate in Trinidad. Tuition in 2009 at Trinidad's criminal justice schools was $14,732 per year for instate students and $17,533 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,749 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $4,874 per year, on average, for room and board at Trinidad-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,443.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Trinidad, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 9 criminal justice professionals in Colorado were working in the greater Trinidad area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Trinidad is expected to increase by 28% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.