With an overall population of 11,887 and a student population of 2,361, approximately 2,361 of Elizabethtown students attend one of Elizabethtown's schools that offer criminology programs.
The largest criminology school in Elizabethtown, by student population, is Elizabethtown College. Approximately 20 students graduated in 2010 from Elizabethtown College with credentials in criminology.
A total of 20 students graduated with credentials in criminology from criminology schools in Elizabethtown in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminology school in Elizabethtown, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,800.
You should also anticipate spending about $700 for criminology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Elizabethtown-based criminology schools, you will have an added expense of $8,150 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many criminology graduates choose to work as criminologists after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Elizabethtown, your job prospects are good. There were 3,050 criminologists working in Pennsylvania and 50 working in the greater Elizabethtown area in 2010. The government projects that the number of criminologists in Elizabethtown will increase by 15% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminologist in Elizabethtown is $62,340 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminologists.