With an overall population of 3,724 and a student population of 708, approximately 708 of Ely students attend one of Ely's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Vermilion Community College is the largest criminal justice school in Ely, based on student population. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Vermilion Community College with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 10 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Ely in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,977 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ely criminal justice schools was an average of $14,108 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ely-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $4,860 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,181.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Ely, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 13,030 criminal justice professionals in Minnesota, 540 were working in the greater Ely area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 13% in Ely. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Ely, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,790 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.