Mequon has a general population of 21,823 and an overall student population of 7,178. Approximately 7,178 of Mequon's students are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
The largest criminal justice school in Mequon, by student population, is Concordia University-Wisconsin. Approximately 33 students graduated in 2010 from Concordia University-Wisconsin with credentials in criminal justice.
In 2010, 33 students graduated with a criminal justice degree from one of Mequon's criminal justice schools. If you decide to attend a criminal justice school in Mequon, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $20,990.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,212 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Mequon. And if you live on campus at one of the Mequon-based criminal justice schools, you will have an added expense of $7,990 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $26,958.
After graduating with your credentials in criminal justice, if you decide to work as a criminal justice professional in Mequon, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, there were 11,810 criminal justice professionals in Wisconsin. Of these criminal justice professionals, 5,570 were working in the greater Mequon area. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Mequon will increase by 5% by the year 2018. This anticipated 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 Mequon is $24,030 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.