If you are interested in pursuing criminal justice, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 criminal justice schools in Sioux City, Iowa. With an overall population of 85,013 and a student population of 9,273, approximately 6,987 of Sioux City students attend one of Sioux City's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Sioux City, by student population, is Western Iowa Tech Community College. In 2010, Western Iowa Tech Community College graduated approximately 34 students from its criminal justice program.
A total of 44 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Sioux City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $22,999 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Sioux City criminal justice schools was an average of $23,269 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $930 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Sioux City. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,977 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,745.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Sioux City, 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 City area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Sioux City. 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 City is $44,840 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.
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