Beverly has a total population of 39,862 and a student population of 4,475. Of these students, 4,136 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Beverly, by student population, is Endicott College. In 2010, Endicott College graduated approximately 27 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Beverly. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $25,376 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,836 per year, on average, for room and board at Beverly-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $28,376.
If you plan on staying in Beverly after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Beverly, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 22,520 criminal justice professionals in Massachusetts. Of these criminal justice professionals, 14,480 were working in the greater Beverly area. Beverly's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Beverly is $28,070 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.