Texas City has a general population of 41,521 and an overall student population of 3,916. Approximately 3,916 of Texas City's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Texas City, by student population, is College of the Mainland. In 2010, College of the Mainland graduated approximately 22 students with credentials in criminal justice.
A total of 29 students graduated with credentials in criminal justice from criminal justice schools in Texas City in 2010. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $959 per year in tuition costs.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $833 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Texas City.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Texas City, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 76,480 criminal justice professionals in Texas, 22,420 were working in the greater Texas City area. The number of criminal justice professionals in Texas City is expected to increase by 22% 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 Texas City is $19,190 per year. This is lower than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.