Rockville has a general population of 47,388 and an overall student population of 26,323. Approximately 26,147 of Rockville's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Rockville, by student population, is Montgomery College. Approximately 18 students graduated in 2010 from Montgomery College with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 18 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Rockville's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Rockville, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,092.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $650 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Rockville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 25,280 criminal justice professionals in Maryland, 4,330 were working in the greater Rockville area. Rockville's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Rockville is $31,690 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.