With an overall population of 121,578 and a student population of 8,257, approximately 4,280 of Hartford students attend one of Hartford's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Hartford, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Capital Community College. In 2010, approximately 20 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Capital Community College.
A reported 20 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Hartford in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Hartford was $3,200 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,250 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 Hartford, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 criminal justice professionals in Connecticut were working in the greater Hartford area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Hartford will increase by 1% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Hartford, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,800 per year. This is lower than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.