With an overall population of 1,300 and a student population of 5,774, approximately 5,774 of Fayette students attend one of Fayette's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Fayette, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Upper Iowa University. In 2010, Upper Iowa University graduated approximately 5 students from its criminal justice program.
A total of 10 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Fayette in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $21,418 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,400 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Fayette-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $6,578 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $25,218.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Fayette, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 6,580 criminal justice professionals in Iowa. Of these criminal justice professionals, 170 were working in the greater Fayette area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Fayette will increase by 16% 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 Fayette is $22,950 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.