With an overall population of 12,866 and a student population of 10,011, approximately 10,011 of Levelland students attend one of Levelland's schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Levelland, by student population, is South Plains College. In 2010, South Plains College graduated approximately 65 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 65 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Levelland in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,444 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $990 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Levelland. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,100 per year, on average, for room and board at Levelland-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Levelland, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 21 criminal justice professionals in Texas were working in the greater Levelland area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Levelland is expected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Levelland, you can expect to make an average salary of $32,890 per year. This is higher than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.