With an overall population of 31,730 and a student population of 4,353, approximately 4,024 of Jamestown students attend one of Jamestown's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Jamestown Community College is the largest criminal justice school in Jamestown, based on student population. In 2010, Jamestown Community College graduated approximately 60 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 110 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Jamestown's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,900 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Jamestown criminal justice schools was an average of $18,540 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,850 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $7,050.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Jamestown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 criminal justice professionals in New York were working in the greater Jamestown area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Jamestown. 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 Jamestown is $54,490 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.