Oshkosh has a total population of 62,916 and a student population of 13,192. Of these students, 13,192 are enrolled in schools that offer criminal justice programs.
Of the 1 criminal justice schools in Oshkosh, the largest criminal justice school, by student population, is University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh. In 2010, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh graduated approximately 64 students from its criminal justice program.
In 2010, 64 students graduated with a criminal justice degree in Oshkosh. Tuition in 2009 at Oshkosh's criminal justice schools was $16,139 per year for instate students and $23,712 per year for out of state students.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,000 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a criminal justice program in Oshkosh. And if you live on campus, you will face an additional expense of $5,864 per year, on average, for room and board. If you live at home, you can cut this cost down to approximately $0.
Many criminal justice graduates choose to work as criminal justice professionals after graduation. If you choose to follow that path and remain in Oshkosh, your job prospects are average. There were 4,090 criminal justice professionals working in Wisconsin and 90 working in the greater Oshkosh area in 2010. The government projects that the number of criminal justice professionals in Oshkosh will increase by 9% 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 Oshkosh is $32,370 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for criminal justice professionals.