Oswego has a general population of 17,954 and an overall student population of 8,119. Approximately 8,119 of Oswego's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Oswego, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is SUNY College at Oswego. In 2010, SUNY College at Oswego graduated approximately 72 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 72 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Oswego. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,226 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Oswego criminal justice schools was an average of $27,126 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,870 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,656.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Oswego, your job prospects are not very good. There were 102,000 criminal justice professionals working in New York and 2,480 working in the greater Oswego area in 2010. The number of criminal justice professionals in Oswego is expected to increase by 2% 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 Oswego is $25,050 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.