Austin has a general population of 23,314 and an overall student population of 3,867. Approximately 3,867 of Austin's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Austin, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Riverland Community College. In 2010, Riverland Community College graduated approximately 15 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Austin in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $5,178 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Austin, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 5,320 criminal justice professionals in Minnesota. Of these criminal justice professionals, 650 were working in the greater Austin area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Austin is expected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Austin, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,730 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.