Newark has a general population of 28,547 and an overall student population of 28,560. Approximately 21,138 of Newark's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminology programs.
The largest criminology school in Newark, by student population, is University of Delaware. Approximately 88 students graduated in 2010 from University of Delaware with credentials in criminology.
In 2010, 88 students graduated with a criminology degree from one of Newark's criminology schools. If you decide to attend one of Newark's criminology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,094 per year in instate tuition and $34,794 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $800 for criminology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,066 per year, on average, for room and board at Newark-based criminology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,786.
After graduating with your credentials in criminology, if you decide to work as a criminologist in Newark, your job prospects are average. There were 240 criminologists working in Delaware and 80 working in the greater Newark area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminologists is expected to increase by 11% in Newark. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminologist in Newark is $91,760 per year. This is the same as the state-wide average salary for criminologists.