Riverhead has a general population of 10,513 and an overall student population of 268. Approximately 268 of Riverhead's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Riverhead's largest criminal justice school is Long Island University-Riverhead. Approximately 59 students graduated in 2010 from Long Island University-Riverhead with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 59 students graduated with a criminal justice certificate from one of Riverhead's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Riverhead, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $28,708.
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 Riverhead.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Riverhead, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 102,000 criminal justice professionals in New York, 11,360 were working in the greater Riverhead area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Riverhead will 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 Riverhead is $32,080 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.