With an overall population of 15,691 and a student population of 4,861, approximately 4,612 of Ada students attend one of Ada's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Ada, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is East Central University. In 2010, East Central University graduated approximately 29 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 29 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Ada in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $14,137 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Ada criminal justice schools was an average of $20,152 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,000 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Ada-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $4,240 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Ada, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 23 criminal justice professionals in Oklahoma were working in the greater Ada area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Ada is expected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Ada, you can expect to make an average salary of $29,410 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.