With an overall population of 65,358 and a student population of 6,163, approximately 4,032 of Springfield students attend one of Springfield's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Springfield, by student population, is Clark State Community College. In 2010, Clark State Community College graduated approximately 19 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 21 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Springfield. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Springfield, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $2,902.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,500 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Springfield, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 31,520 criminal justice professionals in Ohio, 100 were working in the greater Springfield area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Springfield is expected to increase by 3% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Springfield, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,720 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.