Elmira has a total population of 30,940 and a student population of 1,703. Of these students, 1,634 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Elmira, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Elmira College. In 2010, Elmira College graduated approximately 14 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 14 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Elmira in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Elmira, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $34,850.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $450 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Elmira-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Elmira, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 102,000 criminal justice professionals in New York, 170 were working in the greater Elmira area. Elmira's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 2% 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 Elmira is $35,000 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.