If you are interested in pursuing criminal justice, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 criminal justice schools in Anderson, Indiana. Anderson has a total population of 59,734 and a student population of 2,936. Of these students, 2,916 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Anderson University is the largest criminal justice school in Anderson, based on student population. In 2010, Anderson University graduated approximately 11 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Anderson. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Anderson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $17,222.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,287 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Anderson. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,980 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $21,548.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Anderson, your job prospects are good. There were 18,140 criminal justice professionals working in Indiana and 150 working in the greater Anderson area in 2010. Anderson's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Anderson is $28,170 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.