New Brunswick has a total population of 48,573 and a student population of 37,571. Of these students, 37,366 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in New Brunswick, by student population, is Rutgers University-New Brunswick. Approximately 220 students graduated in 2010 from Rutgers University-New Brunswick with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 220 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in New Brunswick in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $26,338 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all New Brunswick criminal justice schools was an average of $37,510 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,431 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in New Brunswick. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,676 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $18,161.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in New Brunswick, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 40,700 criminal justice professionals in New Jersey. Of these criminal justice professionals, 6,970 were working in the greater New Brunswick area. New Brunswick'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.
As a criminal justice professional in New Brunswick, you can expect to make an average salary of $24,810 per year. This is lower than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.