Indianola has a general population of 12,998 and an overall student population of 2,025. Approximately 2,025 of Indianola's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Simpson College is the largest criminal justice school in Indianola, based on student population. In 2010, Simpson College graduated approximately 21 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Indianola's criminal justice schools. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Indianola was $25,733 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,261 per year, on average, for room and board at Indianola-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Indianola after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Indianola, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are good. In 2010, of the 6,580 criminal justice professionals in Iowa, 2,550 were working in the greater Indianola area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Indianola is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Indianola, you can expect to make an average salary of $22,230 per year. This is lower than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.