There are 2 criminal justice schools in Tyler, Texas. Tyler has a total population of 83,650 and a student population of 18,298. Of these students, 17,246 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Tyler's largest criminal justice school is Tyler Junior College. In 2010, approximately 38 students graduated from the Criminal Justice program at Tyler Junior College.
In 2010, 67 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Tyler's criminal justice schools. Tuition in 2009 at Tyler's criminal justice schools was $13,705 per year for instate students and $17,377 per year for out of state students.
You should also anticipate spending about $1,033 for criminal justice related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,745 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $8,362.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Tyler, your job prospects are good. There were 76,480 criminal justice professionals working in Texas and 450 working in the greater Tyler area in 2010. The number of criminal justice professionals in Tyler is expected to increase by 22% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
As a criminal justice professional in Tyler, you can expect to make an average salary of $23,040 per year. This is lower than the average salary for criminal justice professionals in the state.