With an overall population of 5,067 and a student population of 10,634, approximately 10,634 of Kutztown students attend one of Kutztown's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Kutztown's largest criminal justice school is Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. Approximately 82 students graduated in 2010 from Kutztown University of Pennsylvania with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 82 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Kutztown in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $18,795 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Kutztown criminal justice schools was an average of $27,231 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,100 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Kutztown. And if you live on campus at one of the Kutztown-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $7,698 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $11,097.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Kutztown, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 39 criminal justice professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Kutztown area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Kutztown will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Kutztown is $23,450 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.