Butler has a general population of 15,121 and an overall student population of 4,341. Approximately 4,278 of Butler's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Butler, by student population, is Butler County Community College. In 2010, Butler County Community College graduated approximately 25 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 27 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Butler's criminal justice schools. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Butler was $2,970 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,200 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Butler.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Butler, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 39,000 criminal justice professionals in Pennsylvania, 8,070 were working in the greater Butler area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 6% in Butler. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Butler is $22,560 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.