Brownsville is located in Cameron county and has a population of 139,722.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in criminal justice schools in Brownsville during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $3,180.00. The average tuition was $9,828.00 for non-residents studying in Texas.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for criminal justice schools in Brownsville is $646.00. Students living on campus at criminal justice schools in Brownsville paid an average of $5,782.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $4,308.00. There are two criminal justice colleges in Brownsville from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 65 students completed criminal justice programs in Brownsville.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers||$50,850.00||60|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$71,820.00||180|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$28,060.00||500|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$57,100.00||850|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$40,160.00||840|