Key West has a total population of 25,478 and a student population of 1,407. Of these students, 1,407 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Key West, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Florida Keys Community College. In 2010, Florida Keys Community College graduated approximately 28 students from its criminal justice program.
A reported 52 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Key West in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Key West was $2,677 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,743 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Key West.
If you plan on staying in Key West after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Key West, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 56 criminal justice professionals in Florida were working in the greater Key West area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Key West is expected to decrease by 0% 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 Key West is $34,880 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.