Waite Park has a total population of 6,568 and a student population of 1,001. Of these students, 1,001 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Minnesota School of Business-Waite Park is the largest criminal justice school in Waite Park, based on student population and is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Minnesota School of Business-Waite Park.
A reported 15 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Waite Park in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Waite Park, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $14,940.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,260 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
If you plan on staying in Waite Park after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Waite Park, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are good. In 2010, of the 13,030 criminal justice professionals in Minnesota, 130 were working in the greater Waite Park area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Waite Park will 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 Waite Park is $26,660 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.