With an overall population of 11,182 and a student population of 4,688, approximately 4,688 of Benton Harbor students attend one of Benton Harbor's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Benton Harbor, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Lake Michigan College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Lake Michigan College with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Benton Harbor's criminal justice schools. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Benton Harbor was $3,105 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,700 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Benton Harbor.
If you plan on staying in Benton Harbor after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Benton Harbor, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are not very good. In 2010, there were 25,130 criminal justice professionals in Michigan. Of these criminal justice professionals, 680 were working in the greater Benton Harbor area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Benton Harbor will increase by 7% 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 Benton Harbor is $25,130 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.