There are 3 criminal justice schools in Springfield, Illinois. With an overall population of 111,454 and a student population of 14,629, approximately 13,213 of Springfield students attend one of Springfield's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Springfield's largest criminal justice school is Lincoln Land Community College. In 2010, Lincoln Land Community College graduated approximately 124 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 165 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Springfield in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Springfield's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $19,305 per year in instate tuition and $22,965 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,220 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,600 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,189.
If you plan on staying in Springfield after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Springfield, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are average. In 2010, there were 46,890 criminal justice professionals in Illinois. Of these criminal justice professionals, 540 were working in the greater Springfield area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Springfield 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 Springfield is $29,210 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.
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