With an overall population of 35,318 and a student population of 4,673, approximately 2,659 of Marion students attend one of Marion's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Marion's largest criminal justice school is Marion Technical College. In 2010, Marion Technical College graduated approximately 7 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Marion's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Marion, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $4,064.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $900 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Marion, your job prospects are not very good. There were 31,520 criminal justice professionals working in Ohio and 500 working in the greater Marion area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 3% in Marion. 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 Marion is $29,620 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.