Herkimer has a general population of 7,498 and an overall student population of 3,725. Approximately 3,725 of Herkimer's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Herkimer, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Herkimer County Community College. In 2010, approximately 64 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Herkimer County Community College.
A reported 75 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Herkimer in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Herkimer was $3,760 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Herkimer.
If you plan on staying in Herkimer after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Herkimer, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are not very good. There were 102,000 criminal justice professionals working in New York and 290 working in the greater Herkimer area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 2% in Herkimer. 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 Herkimer is $27,530 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.