Galesburg has a total population of 33,706 and a student population of 4,068. Of these students, 2,661 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Galesburg, by student population, is Carl Sandburg College. Approximately 5 students graduated in 2010 from Carl Sandburg College with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 5 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Galesburg in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,144 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $868 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Galesburg after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Galesburg, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 13,970 criminal justice professionals in Illinois, 2,430 were working in the greater Galesburg area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Galesburg is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Galesburg is $52,490 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.