Nelsonville has a general population of 5,230 and an overall student population of 6,466. Approximately 6,340 of Nelsonville's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Nelsonville, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Hocking College. In 2010, Hocking College graduated approximately 39 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 62 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Nelsonville in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Nelsonville's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $12,958 per year in instate tuition and $16,627 per year in out of state tuition.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,300 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,030 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $6,019.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Nelsonville, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 31,520 criminal justice professionals in Ohio, 260 were working in the greater Nelsonville area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Nelsonville is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Nelsonville is $24,960 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.