Fennimore has a general population of 2,387 and an overall student population of 3,421. Approximately 3,421 of Fennimore's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College is the largest criminal justice school in Fennimore, based on student population. In 2010, Southwest Wisconsin Technical College graduated approximately 29 students with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 29 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Fennimore's criminal justice schools. If you decide to join their ranks, you can expect to pay an average of $13,567 per year in tuition if you are eligible for instate tuition. Out of state tuition for all Fennimore criminal justice schools was an average of $15,088 per year in 2009.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,265 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Fennimore. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $3,000 per year, on average, for room and board at Fennimore-based criminal justice schools. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $7,430.
If you plan on staying in Fennimore after graduating from criminal justice school, you should know that job prospects for criminal justice professionals in Fennimore, which is the most popular criminal justice profession, are not very good. There were 7,850 criminal justice professionals working in Wisconsin and 930 working in the greater Fennimore area in 2010. The number of criminal justice professionals in Fennimore is expected to increase by 1% by the year 2018. This projected change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for criminal justice professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a criminal justice professional in Fennimore is $40,880 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.