Tishomingo has a general population of 3,162 and an overall student population of 2,604. Approximately 2,604 of Tishomingo's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Murray State College is the largest criminal justice school in Tishomingo, based on student population. In 2010, approximately 8 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Murray State College.
In 2010, 8 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Tishomingo. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $12,320 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Tishomingo criminal justice schools was an average of $16,130 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,024 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,800 per year, on average, for room and board at Tishomingo-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Tishomingo, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 criminal justice professionals in Oklahoma were working in the greater Tishomingo area. Tishomingo's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 15% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Tishomingo is $25,760 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.