Lake City has a total population of 9,980 and a student population of 3,187. Of these students, 3,187 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Florida Gateway College is the largest criminal justice school in Lake City, based on student population. Approximately 24 students graduated in 2010 from Florida Gateway College with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a criminal justice certificate from one of Lake City's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Lake City, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,448.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lake City, your job prospects are not very good. There were 35,090 criminal justice professionals working in Florida and 6,600 working in the greater Lake City area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to decrease by 0% in Lake City. 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 Lake City is $34,710 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.