Jackson is located in Hinds county and has a population of 184,256.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in criminal justice schools in Jackson during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $12,145.00. The average tuition was $13,733.00 for non-residents studying in Mississippi.
The average cost of books and supplies for criminal justice schools in Jackson is $1,437.00. Students who live on campus while attending a criminal justice school in Jackson, can expect to pay an average of $7,021.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,800.00. Students have a choice of two criminal justice colleges in Jackson to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 62 students completed criminal justice programs in Jackson.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers||$41,180.00||100|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$51,820.00||220|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$24,850.00||770|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$51,350.00||350|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$31,840.00||1,630|