Paris has a general population of 25,898 and an overall student population of 5,580. Approximately 5,580 of Paris's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Paris, by student population, is Paris Junior College. Approximately 2 students graduated in 2010 from Paris Junior College with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 2 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Paris's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $11,936 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Paris criminal justice schools was an average of $12,896 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $2,438 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Paris. And if you live on campus at one of the Paris-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $4,170 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,766.
If you plan on staying in Paris after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Paris, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are good. There were 47,000 criminal justice professionals working in Texas and 5,020 working in the greater Paris area in 2010. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Paris will increase by 16% by the year 2018. 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 Paris is $32,500 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.