South Orange has a general population of 16,964 and an overall student population of 9,616. Approximately 9,616 of South Orange's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in South Orange, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Seton Hall University. In 2010, approximately 39 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Seton Hall University.
A total of 39 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in South Orange in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in South Orange was $30,470 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $11,700 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $35,370.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in South Orange, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 8 criminal justice professionals in New Jersey were working in the greater South Orange area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in South Orange will 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 South Orange is $29,190 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.