With an overall population of 2,972 and a student population of 2,084, approximately 2,084 of Wilburton students attend one of Wilburton's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Wilburton's largest criminal justice school is Eastern Oklahoma State College. In 2010, Eastern Oklahoma State College graduated approximately 7 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 7 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Wilburton. Tuition in 2009 at Wilburton's criminal justice schools was $9,992 per year for instate students and $13,622 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,251 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Wilburton-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $4,848 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $6,258.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Wilburton, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 6,540 criminal justice professionals in Oklahoma, 1,680 were working in the greater Wilburton area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 15% in Wilburton. 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 Wilburton is $25,760 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.