With an overall population of 12,950 and a student population of 2,565, approximately 2,565 of Beaufort students attend one of Beaufort's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Beaufort, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is Technical College of the Lowcountry. Approximately 10 students graduated in 2010 from Technical College of the Lowcountry with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 10 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Beaufort's criminal justice schools. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Beaufort was $3,382 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,250 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
If you plan on staying in Beaufort after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Beaufort, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are average. In 2010, 1 out of every 20 criminal justice professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Beaufort area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Beaufort is expected to increase by 10% 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 Beaufort is $28,470 per year, which is higher than the average for criminal justice professionals state-wide.