With an overall population of 51,874 and a student population of 516, approximately 360 of Elkhart students attend one of Elkhart's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Elkhart, by student population, is Harrison College-Elkhart. In 2010, approximately 84 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Harrison College-Elkhart.
In 2010, 84 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Elkhart's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,535 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,575 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Elkhart.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Elkhart, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 78 criminal justice professionals in Indiana were working in the greater Elkhart area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Elkhart is expected 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 Elkhart is $19,510 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.