Las Cruces is located in Dona Ana county and has a population of 74,267.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in police schools in Las Cruces during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $2,412.00. The average tuition was $8,844.00 for non-residents studying in New Mexico.
The average cost of books and supplies for police schools in Las Cruces is $1,032.00. Students who live on campus while attending a police school in Las Cruces, can expect to pay an average of $7,526.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,878.00. There are two police colleges in Las Cruces from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 208 students were reported to have graduated from police programs in Las Cruces in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$71,180.00||120|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$45,300.00||390|