With an overall population of 26,386 and a student population of 3,908, approximately 3,908 of Lake Jackson students attend one of Lake Jackson's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Lake Jackson, by student population, is Brazosport College. In 2010, approximately 3 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Brazosport College.
In 2010, 3 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Lake Jackson. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Lake Jackson, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $1,542.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $978 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Lake Jackson.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Lake Jackson, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 76,480 criminal justice professionals in Texas, 22,420 were working in the greater Lake Jackson area. By the year 2018, the number of criminal justice professionals is expected to increase by 22% in Lake Jackson. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Lake Jackson, you can expect to make an average salary of $19,190 per year. This is lower than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.