With an overall population of 6,002 and a student population of 1,322, approximately 1,322 of Sioux Center students attend one of Sioux Center's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Sioux Center, by student population, is Dordt College. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Dordt College.
In 2010, 4 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Sioux Center's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Sioux Center, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,080.
You should also anticipate spending about $910 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Sioux Center-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $6,010 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,000.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Sioux Center, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 3,470 criminal justice professionals in Iowa. Of these criminal justice professionals, 390 were working in the greater Sioux Center area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Sioux Center is expected to increase by 2% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Sioux Center is $44,840 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.