With an overall population of 8,410 and a student population of 4,243, approximately 4,243 of Thief River Falls students attend one of Thief River Falls's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Thief River Falls, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Northland Community and Technical College. In 2010, Northland Community and Technical College graduated approximately 24 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 24 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Thief River Falls. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $4,906 per year in tuition costs.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Thief River Falls, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 13,030 criminal justice professionals in Minnesota. Of these criminal justice professionals, 470 were working in the greater Thief River Falls area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Thief River Falls will increase by 13% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Thief River Falls is $22,140 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.