With an overall population of 4,138 and a student population of 7,089, approximately 7,089 of Youngwood students attend one of Youngwood's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Youngwood's largest criminal justice school is Westmoreland County Community College. Approximately 48 students graduated in 2010 from Westmoreland County Community College with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 51 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Youngwood's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $2,700 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, plan on spending an average of $1,300 for criminal justice related books and supplies each year.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Youngwood, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 39,000 criminal justice professionals in Pennsylvania, 8,070 were working in the greater Youngwood area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Youngwood will increase by 6% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Youngwood, you can expect to make an average salary of $22,560 per year. This is lower than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.