With an overall population of 12,206 and a student population of 1,810, approximately 1,810 of Winfield students attend one of Winfield's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Winfield's largest criminal justice school is Southwestern College. In 2010, Southwestern College graduated approximately 39 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 71 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Winfield. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,680 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $600 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,880 per year, on average, for room and board at Winfield-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Winfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 7 criminal justice professionals in Kansas were working in the greater Winfield area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Winfield is expected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Winfield is $28,610 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.