Kent has a total population of 27,906 and a student population of 25,349. Of these students, 25,127 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Kent, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Kent State University at Kent. Approximately 153 students graduated in 2010 from Kent State University at Kent with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 153 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Kent in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Kent's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $21,920 per year in instate tuition and $29,612 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,280 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,940 per year, on average, for room and board at Kent-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Kent, your job prospects are not very good. There were 31,520 criminal justice professionals working in Ohio and 1,440 working in the greater Kent area in 2010. The number of criminal justice professionals in Kent 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 Kent is $23,090 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.