Muskogee has a total population of 38,310 and a student population of 1,757. Of these students, 1,021 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Muskogee, by student population, is Bacone College. In 2010, approximately 9 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Bacone College.
A total of 9 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Muskogee in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,700 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Muskogee. And if you live on campus at one of the Muskogee-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 $0.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Muskogee, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 12 criminal justice professionals in Oklahoma were working in the greater Muskogee area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 12% in Muskogee. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Muskogee is $20,970 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.