Lake Worth has a total population of 35,133 and a student population of 29,308. Of these students, 28,017 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Palm Beach State College is the largest criminal justice school in Lake Worth, based on student population. Approximately 3 students graduated in 2010 from Palm Beach State College with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Lake Worth in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Lake Worth was $1,990 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,750 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Lake Worth, your job prospects are not very good. There were 81,460 criminal justice professionals working in Florida and 8,880 working in the greater Lake Worth area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 7% in Lake Worth. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Lake Worth, you can expect to make an average salary of $22,230 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.