With an overall population of 65,479 and a student population of 15,711, approximately 15,711 of Palatine students attend one of Palatine's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Harper College is the largest criminal justice school in Palatine, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 25 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Harper College.
A reported 45 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Palatine in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Palatine was $2,610 per year, on average.
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 Palatine.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Palatine, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 1 criminal justice professionals in Illinois were working in the greater Palatine area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Palatine 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 Palatine is $22,830 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.