With an overall population of 4,871 and a student population of 766, approximately 766 of Eureka students attend one of Eureka's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Eureka, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Eureka College. In 2010, Eureka College graduated approximately 2 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Eureka's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $17,390 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Eureka. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,440 per year, on average, for room and board at Eureka-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Eureka after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Eureka, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 129 criminal justice professionals in Illinois were working in the greater Eureka area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Eureka is expected to 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 Eureka is $28,010 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.