Hackettstown has a total population of 10,403 and a student population of 2,939. Of these students, 2,939 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Hackettstown's largest criminal justice school is Centenary College. In 2010, approximately 22 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Centenary College.
In 2010, 22 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Hackettstown's criminal justice schools. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Hackettstown was $26,534 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $950 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Hackettstown. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,434 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $29,084.
If you plan on staying in Hackettstown after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Hackettstown, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 57 criminal justice professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater Hackettstown area. Hackettstown's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 4% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Hackettstown is $22,620 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.