The largest criminal justice school in Dudley, by student population, is Nichols College. In 2010, Nichols College graduated approximately 12 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 12 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Dudley. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $28,040 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,050 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,200 per year, on average, for room and board at Dudley-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $33,760.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Dudley, your job prospects are not very good. There were 22,520 criminal justice professionals working in Massachusetts and 1,180 working in the greater Dudley area in 2010. Dudley's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% 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 Dudley is $24,910 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.