With an overall population of 37,603 and a student population of 6,840, approximately 6,840 of New Albany students attend one of New Albany's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in New Albany, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Indiana University-Southeast. In 2010, Indiana University-Southeast graduated approximately 23 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 23 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of New Albany's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,470 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all New Albany criminal justice schools was an average of $27,158 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $880 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in New Albany. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,860 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $11,210.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in New Albany, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 6 criminal justice professionals in Indiana were working in the greater New Albany area. New Albany'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 New Albany is $21,650 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.