With an overall population of 23,462 and a student population of 5,674, approximately 5,674 of Park Forest students attend one of Park Forest's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Park Forest's largest criminal justice school is Governors State University. In 2010, Governors State University graduated approximately 66 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 66 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Park Forest.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Park Forest, your job prospects are average. In 2010, there were 46,890 criminal justice professionals in Illinois. Of these criminal justice professionals, 38,410 were working in the greater Park Forest area. Park Forest's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 11% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Park Forest, you can expect to make an average salary of $22,830 per year. This is lower than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.