With an overall population of 82,026 and a student population of 15,966, approximately 14,644 of Youngstown students attend one of Youngstown's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Youngstown's largest criminal justice school is Youngstown State University. In 2010, Youngstown State University graduated approximately 116 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 116 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Youngstown's criminal justice schools. Tuition in 2009 at Youngstown's criminal justice schools was $20,057 per year for instate students and $22,750 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,212 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Youngstown. And if you live on campus at one of the Youngstown-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $7,400 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,148.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Youngstown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 criminal justice professionals in Ohio were working in the greater Youngstown area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Youngstown is expected to decrease by -1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Youngstown, you can expect to make an average salary of $41,720 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.