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Criminal Justice Schools in Houston, Texas

Criminal Justice Schools in Houston, TX

If you decide that you want to get a criminal justice degree, then you might want to consider attending one of the 5 criminal justice schools in Houston, Texas. With an overall population of 1,953,631 and a student population of 156,252, approximately 78,525 of Houston students attend one of Houston's schools that offer criminal justice programs.

Of the 5 criminal justice schools in Houston, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is University of Houston-Downtown. In 2010, University of Houston-Downtown graduated approximately 192 students from its criminal justice program.

In 2010, 421 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Houston. Tuition in 2009 at Houston's criminal justice schools was $20,844 per year for instate students and $29,154 per year for out of state students.

In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,339 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Houston. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $8,706 per year, on average, for room and board at Houston-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $14,192.

Criminal Justice Salaries and Career Outlook in Houston

If you plan on staying in Houston after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Houston, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 3 criminal justice professionals in Texas were working in the greater Houston area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 22% in Houston. This anticipated 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 Houston is $19,190 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.

This Page is Useful for Those Seeking the Following:

  • Criminal Justice Degree in Houston
  • Associates Degree in Criminal Justice
  • Bachelors Degree in Criminal Justice
  • Criminal Justice Classes
  • Criminal Justice Courses
  • Criminal Justice Training

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  1. 1Houston Community CollegeHouston Community College

    Address:
    3100 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  2. 2University of Houston-DowntownUniversity of Houston-Downtown

    Address:
    1 Main Street, Houston, Texas 77002-1014

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  3. 3Texas Southern UniversityTexas Southern University

    Address:
    3100 Cleburne St, Houston, Texas 77004

    Awards Offered:
    Bachelor's degree
    Master's degree

  4. 4Remington College-North Houston Campus

    Address:
    11310 Greens Crossing Blvd, Ste 300, Houston, Texas 77067

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

  5. 5Remington College-Houston Campus

    Address:
    3110 Hayes Road Suite 380, Houston, Texas 77082

    Awards Offered:
    Less than 1 year certificate
    1-2 years certificate
    Associate's degree

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