Cincinnati has a general population of 331,285 and an overall student population of 65,848. Approximately 2,324 of Cincinnati's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminology programs.
Cincinnati's largest criminology school is College of Mount St. Joseph. In 2010, approximately 16 students graduated from the Criminology program at College of Mount St. Joseph.
In 2010, 16 students graduated with a criminology degree from one of Cincinnati's criminology schools. If you decide to attend a criminology school in Cincinnati, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,800.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $800 for criminology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,152 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $25,100.
Many criminology graduates choose to work as criminologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Cincinnati, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 4 criminologists in Ohio were working in the greater Cincinnati area. The government projects that the number of criminologists in Cincinnati will increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminologists.
As a criminologist in Cincinnati, you can expect to make an average salary of $68,050 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminologists in the state.