Hyattsville has a general population of 14,733 and an overall student population of 37,861. Approximately 37,347 of Hyattsville's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Hyattsville, by student population, is University of Maryland-University College. Approximately 138 students graduated in 2010 from University of Maryland-University College with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 140 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Hyattsville. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Hyattsville was $5,760 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Hyattsville after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Hyattsville, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are good. In 2010, of the 25,280 criminal justice professionals in Maryland, 30,640 were working in the greater Hyattsville area. Hyattsville's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Hyattsville, you can expect to make an average salary of $34,340 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.