Dallas has a total population of 3,402 and a student population of 6,507. Of these students, 6,507 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Dallas, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Gaston College. In 2010, Gaston College graduated approximately 18 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 18 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Dallas in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Dallas, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,776.
You should also anticipate spending about $2,200 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Dallas, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 25,520 criminal justice professionals in North Carolina, 7,990 were working in the greater Dallas area. Dallas's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Dallas is $22,910 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.