Lancaster has a total population of 8,177 and a student population of 1,593. Of these students, 1,593 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Lancaster, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is University of South Carolina-Lancaster. Approximately 8 students graduated in 2010 from University of South Carolina-Lancaster with credentials in criminal justice.
A reported 8 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice in Lancaster in 2010. In 2009 tuition at criminal justice schools in Lancaster was $5,528 per year, on average.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,036 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Lancaster, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 criminal justice professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Lancaster area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Lancaster will increase by 2% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Lancaster, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,470 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.