Canton has a total population of 5,882 and a student population of 5,721. Of these students, 3,320 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Canton, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is SUNY College of Technology at Canton. In 2010, SUNY College of Technology at Canton graduated approximately 63 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 105 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Canton's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend one of Canton's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,879 per year in instate tuition and $22,659 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $9,320 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you plan on staying in Canton after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Canton, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are not very good. In 2010, of the 37,040 criminal justice professionals in New York, 4,060 were working in the greater Canton area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Canton will decrease by -1% 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 Canton is $57,950 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.