Monaca has a total population of 6,286 and a student population of 3,710. Of these students, 2,779 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Monaca, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Community College of Beaver County. Approximately 46 students graduated in 2010 from Community College of Beaver County with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 46 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Monaca's criminal justice schools. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Monaca was $3,405 per year, on average.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Monaca.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Monaca, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 5 criminal justice professionals in Pennsylvania were working in the greater Monaca area. Monaca's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 6% by the year 2018. 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 Monaca is $22,560 per year, which is lower than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.