Bluffton has a general population of 3,896 and an overall student population of 1,127. Approximately 1,127 of Bluffton's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Bluffton University is the largest criminal justice school in Bluffton, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 4 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Bluffton University.
A total of 4 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Bluffton in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Bluffton, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $24,044.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,400 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Bluffton. And if you live on campus at one of the Bluffton-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $8,170 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,694.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Bluffton, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 31,520 criminal justice professionals in Ohio, 150 were working in the greater Bluffton area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Bluffton will increase by 3% 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 Bluffton is $27,660 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.