With an overall population of 17,665 and a student population of 17,955, approximately 17,774 of Palos Hills students attend one of Palos Hills's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Palos Hills, by student population, is Moraine Valley Community College. Approximately 53 students graduated in 2010 from Moraine Valley Community College with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 57 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Palos Hills in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,766 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,080 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Palos Hills, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 46,890 criminal justice professionals in Illinois, 38,410 were working in the greater Palos Hills area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 11% in Palos Hills. This anticipated 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 Palos Hills is $22,830 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.