Elk River has a general population of 16,447 and an overall student population of 335. Approximately 335 of Elk River's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Elk River, by student population, is Minnesota School of Business-Elk River and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). In 2010, Minnesota School of Business-Elk River graduated approximately 0 students from its criminal justice program.
If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Elk River, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,040.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,260 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Elk River, your job prospects are good. There were 13,030 criminal justice professionals working in Minnesota and 8,220 working in the greater Elk River area in 2010. The number of criminal justice professionals in Elk River is expected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Elk River is $27,130 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.