Lynchburg has a general population of 65,269 and an overall student population of 55,853. Approximately 2,589 of Lynchburg's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminology programs.
The largest criminology school in Lynchburg, by student population, is Lynchburg College. In 2010, Lynchburg College graduated approximately 6 students from its criminology program.
A reported 6 students graduated with credentials in criminology in Lynchburg in 2010. If you decide to attend a criminology school in Lynchburg, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $28,925.
You should also anticipate spending about $750 for criminology related books and supplies every year. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $7,770 per year, on average, for room and board at Lynchburg-based criminology schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
If you decide to work as a criminologist in Lynchburg, your job prospects are good. In 2010, 1 out of every 18 criminologists in Virginia were working in the greater Lynchburg area. The government projects that the number of criminologists in Lynchburg will increase by 16% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for criminologists.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminologist in Lynchburg is $65,630 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminologists.