Defiance has a general population of 16,465 and an overall student population of 1,070. Approximately 1,070 of Defiance's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Defiance's largest criminal justice school is Defiance College. Approximately 17 students graduated in 2010 from Defiance College with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 17 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Defiance in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Defiance, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $22,895.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,350 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,750 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $27,670.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Defiance, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 31,520 criminal justice professionals in Ohio. Of these criminal justice professionals, 630 were working in the greater Defiance area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Defiance is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. 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 Defiance is $21,890 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.