Bowling Green has a total population of 29,636 and a student population of 17,309. Of these students, 17,309 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Bowling Green, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Bowling Green State University-Main Campus. Approximately 69 students graduated in 2010 from Bowling Green State University-Main Campus with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 69 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Bowling Green. If you decide to attend one of Bowling Green's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,125 per year in instate tuition and $28,433 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,216 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Bowling Green. And if you live on campus at one of the Bowling Green-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $7,670 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Bowling Green, your job prospects are not very good. There were 31,520 criminal justice professionals working in Ohio and 2,110 working in the greater Bowling Green area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Bowling Green. This projected 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 Bowling Green is $19,190 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.