Moscow has a general population of 21,291 and an overall student population of 12,175. Approximately 11,957 of Moscow's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Moscow, by student population, is University of Idaho. Approximately 21 students graduated in 2010 from University of Idaho with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Moscow's criminal justice schools. Tuition in 2009 at Moscow's criminal justice schools was $18,480 per year for instate students and $28,560 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,474 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Moscow. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,242 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,238.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Moscow, your job prospects are good. There were 1,450 criminal justice professionals working in Idaho and 240 working in the greater Moscow area in 2010. The number of criminal justice professionals in Moscow is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Moscow is $32,800 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.