With an overall population of 7,741 and a student population of 5,649, approximately 5,649 of Monmouth students attend one of Monmouth's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Monmouth's largest criminal justice school is Western Oregon University. In 2010, Western Oregon University graduated approximately 38 students from its criminal justice program.
A total of 38 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Monmouth in 2010. If you decide to attend one of Monmouth's criminal justice schools, you can expect to pay an average of $18,981 per year in instate tuition and $30,036 per year in out of state tuition.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,125 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,116 per year, on average, for room and board at Monmouth-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $10,773.
If you plan on staying in Monmouth after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Monmouth, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are average. There were 7,830 criminal justice professionals working in Oregon and 600 working in the greater Monmouth area in 2010. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 8% in Monmouth. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Monmouth, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,070 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.