Orangeburg, South Carolina has 3 criminal justice schools for you to consider if you are interested in pursuing a degree in criminal justice. With an overall population of 12,765 and a student population of 9,617, approximately 9,617 of Orangeburg students attend one of Orangeburg's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Orangeburg, by student population, is Claflin University. In 2010, Claflin University graduated approximately 56 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 107 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Orangeburg's criminal justice schools. Tuition in 2009 at Orangeburg's criminal justice schools was $23,273 per year for instate students and $27,355 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,166 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus at one of the Orangeburg-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $7,834 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $13,778.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Orangeburg, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, of the 8,440 criminal justice professionals in South Carolina, 320 were working in the greater Orangeburg area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Orangeburg 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 Orangeburg, you can expect to make an average salary of $28,490 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.
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