If you are interested in pursuing criminal justice, you may want to consider attending one of the 2 criminal justice schools in Edison, New Jersey. With an overall population of 97,687 and a student population of 14,623, approximately 14,514 of Edison students attend one of Edison's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Edison's largest criminal justice school is Middlesex County College. In 2010, approximately 113 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Middlesex County College.
A reported 184 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Edison in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Edison was $3,520 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,483 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Edison.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Edison, your job prospects are not very good. There were 40,700 criminal justice professionals working in New Jersey and 6,970 working in the greater Edison area in 2010. Edison's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Edison is $24,810 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.