There are 2 criminal justice schools in Elgin, Illinois. Elgin has a total population of 94,487 and a student population of 13,102. Of these students, 12,935 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Elgin Community College is the largest criminal justice school in Elgin, based on student population. Approximately 28 students graduated in 2010 from Elgin Community College with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 56 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Elgin in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Elgin, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $12,847.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,600 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,200 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,466.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Elgin, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 46,890 criminal justice professionals in Illinois, 38,410 were working in the greater Elgin area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Elgin will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Elgin is $22,830 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.
1700 Spartan Drive, Elgin, Illinois 60123-7193
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