Pottsville has a total population of 15,549 and a student population of 2,811. Of these students, 2,707 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
McCann School of Business and Technology is the largest criminal justice school in Pottsville, based on student population. In 2010, McCann School of Business and Technology graduated approximately 97 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 97 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Pottsville's criminal justice schools. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Pottsville was $12,321 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,950 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Pottsville, your job prospects are good. In 2010, there were 17,700 criminal justice professionals in Pennsylvania. Of these criminal justice professionals, 1,930 were working in the greater Pottsville area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Pottsville is expected to increase by 14% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Pottsville is $50,910 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.