Nashua has a general population of 86,605 and an overall student population of 5,365. Approximately 2,256 of Nashua's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Nashua's largest criminal justice school is Rivier College. In 2010, Rivier College graduated approximately 9 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 9 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Nashua's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Nashua, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $23,965.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,154 per year, on average, for room and board at Nashua-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $27,325.
If you plan on staying in Nashua after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Nashua, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are average. In 2010, of the 2,370 criminal justice professionals in New Hampshire, 360 were working in the greater Nashua area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Nashua will increase by 11% by the year 2018. This projected change is the same as the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Nashua is $28,510 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.