Saranac Lake has a general population of 5,041 and an overall student population of 2,198. Approximately 2,198 of Saranac Lake's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Saranac Lake, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is North Country Community College. In 2010, North Country Community College graduated approximately 19 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 19 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Saranac Lake in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Saranac Lake's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $15,860 per year in instate tuition and $21,300 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,200 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Saranac Lake-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $8,700 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Saranac Lake, your job prospects are not very good. There were 37,040 criminal justice professionals working in New York and 4,060 working in the greater Saranac Lake area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to decrease by -1% in Saranac Lake. 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 Saranac Lake is $57,950 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.