With an overall population of 12,375 and a student population of 9,512, approximately 9,512 of Bloomsburg students attend one of Bloomsburg's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Bloomsburg, by student population, is Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania. In 2010, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania graduated approximately 46 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Bloomsburg. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $19,400 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Bloomsburg criminal justice schools was an average of $27,836 per year in 2009.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,200 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $6,588 per year, on average, for room and board at Bloomsburg-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 Bloomsburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 40 criminal justice professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Bloomsburg area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 14% in Bloomsburg. 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 Bloomsburg is $42,880 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.