With an overall population of 217,074 and a student population of 27,666, approximately 25,959 of Akron students attend one of Akron's schools that offer criminology programs.
Akron's largest criminology school is University of Akron Main Campus. In 2010, approximately 15 students graduated from the Criminology program at University of Akron Main Campus.
In 2010, 15 students graduated with a criminology degree from one of Akron's criminology schools. If you decide to attend one of Akron's criminology schools, you can expect to pay an average of $20,869 per year in instate tuition and $30,117 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $900 for criminology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,697 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $12,718.
After graduating with your credentials in criminology, if you decide to work as a criminologist in Akron, your job prospects are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 16 criminologists in Ohio were working in the greater Akron area. By the year 2018, the number of criminologists is expected to increase by 8% in Akron. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminologists.
As a criminologist in Akron, you can expect to make an average salary of $46,280 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminologists in the state.