Frostburg has a general population of 7,873 and an overall student population of 5,385. Approximately 5,385 of Frostburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Frostburg State University is the largest criminal justice school in Frostburg, based on student population. Approximately 34 students graduated in 2010 from Frostburg State University with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 36 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Frostburg's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend one of Frostburg's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $17,004 per year in instate tuition and $27,200 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Frostburg. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,386 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $10,934.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Frostburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 10,870 criminal justice professionals in Maryland, 1,220 were working in the greater Frostburg area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Frostburg is expected to increase by 5% 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 Frostburg is $43,220 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.