New Castle has a total population of 4,862 and a student population of 9,650. Of these students, 9,650 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
New Castle's largest criminal justice school is Wilmington University. Approximately 113 students graduated in 2010 from Wilmington University with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 134 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in New Castle in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in New Castle, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $9,080.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $750 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in New Castle, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 3,510 criminal justice professionals in Delaware. Of these criminal justice professionals, 3,090 were working in the greater New Castle area. New Castle's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 12% by the year 2018. 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 New Castle is $25,690 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.