With an overall population of 12,735 and a student population of 6,740, approximately 6,740 of Marshall students attend one of Marshall's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Marshall, by student population, is Southwest Minnesota State University. In 2010, Southwest Minnesota State University graduated approximately 17 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 17 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Marshall. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $6,932 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,520 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Marshall, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 13,030 criminal justice professionals in Minnesota, 270 were working in the greater Marshall area. Marshall's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 13% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Marshall, you can expect to make an average salary of $22,390 per year. This is lower than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.