Fall River has a general population of 91,938 and an overall student population of 9,601. Approximately 8,767 of Fall River's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Fall River, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Bristol Community College. In 2010, Bristol Community College graduated approximately 83 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 163 students graduated with a criminal justice certificate in Fall River. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $3,578 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Fall River, your job prospects are not very good. There were 22,520 criminal justice professionals working in Massachusetts and 3,140 working in the greater Fall River area in 2010. The number of criminal justice professionals in Fall River is expected 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 Fall River is $25,680 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.