With an overall population of 23,253 and a student population of 2,397, approximately 2,212 of Alliance students attend one of Alliance's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
University of Mount Union is the largest criminal justice school in Alliance, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 7 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at University of Mount Union.
A reported 7 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Alliance in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Alliance was $23,880 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $600 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Alliance. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,420 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $28,080.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Alliance, your job prospects are not very good. There were 31,520 criminal justice professionals working in Ohio and 800 working in the greater Alliance area in 2010. Alliance's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Alliance, you can expect to make an average salary of $18,080 per year. This is lower than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.