Temple has a general population of 54,514 and an overall student population of 5,733. Approximately 5,659 of Temple's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Temple's largest criminal justice school is Temple College. In 2010, approximately 14 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Temple College.
In 2010, 14 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Temple. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $1,800 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,298 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Temple.
If you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Temple, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 28 criminal justice professionals in Texas were working in the greater Temple area. Temple's criminal justice professional workforce is projected to increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected 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 Temple is $32,530 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.