If you are interested in pursuing criminal justice, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 criminal justice schools in Peoria, Illinois. With an overall population of 112,936 and a student population of 20,393, approximately 18,849 of Peoria students attend one of Peoria's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Peoria, by student population, is Bradley University. Approximately 24 students graduated in 2010 from Bradley University with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 38 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Peoria's criminal justice schools. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Peoria was $13,417 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Peoria-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $7,650 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $9,330.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Peoria, your job prospects are average. In 2010, of the 46,890 criminal justice professionals in Illinois, 410 were working in the greater Peoria area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Peoria will 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 Peoria is $28,010 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.
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