East Hartford has a general population of 49,575 and an overall student population of 2,718. Approximately 2,083 of East Hartford's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in East Hartford, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Goodwin College. In 2010, Goodwin College graduated approximately 5 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 5 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in East Hartford in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in East Hartford, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,600.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in East Hartford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 11,370 criminal justice professionals in Connecticut. Of these criminal justice professionals, 3,790 were working in the greater East Hartford area. East Hartford's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in East Hartford is $23,800 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.