Glenside has a total population of 7,914 and a student population of 4,872. Of these students, 3,953 are enrolled in schools that offer criminology programs.
Arcadia University is the largest criminology school in Glenside, based on student population. In 2010, Arcadia University graduated approximately 11 students from its criminology program.
In 2010, 11 students graduated with a criminology degree from one of Glenside's criminology schools. If you decide to attend a criminology school in Glenside, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $31,260.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,000 for criminology related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $10,680 per year, on average, for room and board at Glenside-based criminology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $34,860.
After graduating with your credentials in criminology, if you decide to work as a criminologist in Glenside, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 2 criminologists in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Glenside area. Glenside's criminologist workforce is projected to 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 Glenside is $71,630 per year, which is higher than the average for criminologists state-wide.