With an overall population of 9,149 and a student population of 5,329, approximately 5,329 of Lock Haven students attend one of Lock Haven's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Lock Haven, by student population, is Lock Haven University. In 2010, Lock Haven University graduated approximately 88 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 88 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Lock Haven in 2010. Tuition in 2009 at Lock Haven's criminal justice schools was $17,000 per year for instate students and $23,436 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,139 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year. And if you live on campus at one of the Lock Haven-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $6,736 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Lock Haven, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 17,700 criminal justice professionals in Pennsylvania, 2,140 were working in the greater Lock Haven area. Lock Haven's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Lock Haven is $46,980 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.