Dixon has a total population of 15,941 and a student population of 2,504. Of these students, 2,504 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Dixon, by student population, is Sauk Valley Community College. In 2010, Sauk Valley Community College graduated approximately 2 students from its criminal justice program.
A total of 3 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Dixon in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Dixon was $2,923 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,487 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Dixon, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 84 criminal justice professionals in Illinois were working in the greater Dixon area. Dixon's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Dixon, you can expect to make an average salary of $51,950 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.