Salisbury has a general population of 23,743 and an overall student population of 12,318. Approximately 4,045 of Salisbury's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Salisbury, by student population, is Wor-Wic Community College. In 2010, Wor-Wic Community College graduated approximately 36 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 36 students graduated with a criminal justice certificate in Salisbury. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,108 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,800 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Salisbury.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Salisbury, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 10,870 criminal justice professionals in Maryland, 900 were working in the greater Salisbury area. Salisbury's criminal justice professional workforce is projected 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 Salisbury is $43,570 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.