Criminal Justice Schools In Florida

Criminal Justice classes faculty can choose to work at one of 108 accredited criminal justice schools in Florida. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Florida, and the future trends in criminal justice training at the following levels:

  • Criminal Justice Certificate
  • Associates degree in Criminal Justice
  • Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice
  • Masters degree in Criminal Justice
  • PhD degree in Criminal Justice


Schools

  1. Bethune-Cookman University

    640 Dr Mary McLeod Bethune Blvd, Daytona Beach, Florida 32114-3099

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  2. Lynn University

    3601 N. Military Trail, Boca Raton, Florida 33431-5598

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  3. Brevard Community College

    1519 Clearlake Rd, Cocoa, Florida 32922

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  4. Broward College

    225 E las Olas Blvd, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33301

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  5. College of Central Florida

    3001 SW College Rd, Ocala, Florida 34474

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  6. University of Central Florida

    4000 Central Florida Blvd, Orlando, Florida 32816

    177 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  7. Chipola College

    3094 Indian Circle, Marianna, Florida 32446-2053

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  8. Daytona State College

    1200 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona Beach, Florida 32114

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  9. South University-West Palm Beach

    9801 Belvedere Road, Royal Palm Beach, Florida 33411

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  10. Edison State College

    8099 College Pky SW, Fort Myers, Florida 33919-0000

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  11. Edward Waters College

    1658 Kings Rd, Jacksonville, Florida 32209

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  12. Embry Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach

    600 S Clyde Morris Blvd, Daytona Beach, Florida 32114-3900

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  13. Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University

    Tallahassee, Florida 32307

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  14. Florida Atlantic University

    777 Glades Rd, Boca Raton, Florida 33431-0991

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  15. Florida State College at Jacksonville

    501 W State St, Jacksonville, Florida 32202

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  16. Florida Institute of Technology

    150 West University Boulevard, Melbourne, Florida 32901-6975

    164 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  17. Florida International University

    11200 S. W. 8 Street, Miami, Florida 33199

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  18. Florida Keys Community College

    5901 College Rd, Key West, Florida 33040

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  19. Florida Memorial University

    15800 NW 42 Avenue, Miami Gardens, Florida 33054-6199

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  20. Florida State University

    222 S. Copeland Street, Tallahassee, Florida 32306-1037

    101 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  21. Florida Technical College

    12689 Challenger Parkway Suite 130, Orlando, Florida 32826

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  22. Everest University-Pompano Beach

    225 N. Federal Hwy., Pompano Beach, Florida 33062

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  23. George Stone Career Center

    2400 Longleaf Dr, Pensacola, Florida 32526-8922

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  24. Gulf Coast Community College

    5230 West U.S. Highway 98, Panama City, Florida 32401

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  25. Hillsborough Community College

    39 Columbia Drive, Tampa, Florida 33606-3584

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  26. Indian River State College

    3209 Virginia Ave, Fort Pierce, Florida 34981-5596

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  27. ITT Technical Institute-Tampa

    4809 Memorial Hwy, Tampa, Florida 33634-7350

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  28. Keiser University-Ft. Lauderdale

    1500 NW 49th St., Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309

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  29. Florida Gateway College

    Highway 90 East, Lake City, Florida 32025-2007

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  30. Lake Technical Center

    2001 Kurt Street, Eustis, Florida 32726

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  31. Lake-Sumter Community College

    9501 US Hwy 441, Leesburg, Florida 34788-8751

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  32. Lee County High Tech Center Central

    3800 Michigan Ave, Fort Myers, Florida 33916-2204

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  33. State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota

    5840 26th St W, Bradenton, Florida 34207

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  34. Manatee Technical Institute

    5603 34th Street West, Bradenton, Florida 34210-5603

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  35. Miami Dade College

    300 NE 2nd Ave., Miami, Florida 33132-2297

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  36. Mid Florida Tech

    2900 West Oak Ridge Road, Orlando, Florida 32809

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  37. Remington College-Tampa Campus

    6302 E. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd, Ste 400, Tampa, Florida 33619

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  38. Everest Institute-North Miami

    111 NW 183rd St, Ste 200, Miami, Florida 33169-4538

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  39. Everest Institute-Hialeah

    530 W. 49th Street, Hialeah, Florida 33012

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  40. Lincoln College of Technology in West Palm Beach

    2410 Metrocentre Blvd, West Palm Beach, Florida 33407

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  41. North Florida Community College

    325 NW Turner Davis Dr, Madison, Florida 32340

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  42. University of North Florida

    1 UNF Drive, Jacksonville, Florida 32224-2645

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  43. Nova Southeastern University

    3301 College Ave, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33314-7796

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  44. Northwest Florida State College

    100 College Blvd, Niceville, Florida 32578-1295

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  45. Everest University-North Orlando

    5421 Diplomat Circle, Orlando, Florida 32810

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  46. Palm Beach State College

    4200 Congress Ave, Lake Worth, Florida 33461-4796

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  47. Pasco-Hernando Community College

    10230 Ridge Road, New Port Richey, Florida 34654-5199

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  48. Pensacola State College

    1000 College Blvd, Pensacola, Florida 32504-8998

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  49. Polk State College

    999 Avenue H NE, Winter Haven, Florida 33881-4299

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  50. Saint Leo University

    33701 State Road 52, Saint Leo, Florida 33574-6665

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  51. St Petersburg College

    6021 142nd Ave, Largo, Florida 33760

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  52. Santa Fe College

    3000 NW 83rd Street, Gainesville, Florida 32606

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  53. Sarasota County Technical Institute

    4748 Beneva Rd, Sarasota, Florida 34233-1798

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  54. Argosy University-Sarasota

    5250 17th Street, Sarasota, Florida 34235

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  55. Seminole State College of Florida

    100 Weldon Blvd, Sanford, Florida 32773-6199

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  56. Saint Johns River State College

    5001 Saint Johns Ave, Palatka, Florida 32177

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  57. South Florida Community College

    600 W College Dr, Avon Park, Florida 33825-9356

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  58. University of South Florida-Main Campus

    4202 East Fowler Ave, Tampa, Florida 33620-9951

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  59. Saint Thomas University

    16401 NW 37th Ave, Miami Gardens, Florida 33054-6459

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  60. Southeastern University

    1000 Longfellow Blvd, Lakeland, Florida 33801-6034

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  61. Tallahassee Community College

    444 Appleyard Dr, Tallahassee, Florida 32304-2895

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  62. Everest University-Tampa

    3319 W Hillsborough Ave, Tampa, Florida 33614

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  63. Everest University-Largo

    1199 East Bay Drive, Largo, Florida 33770-2556

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  64. Valencia Community College

    190 South Orange Avenue, Orlando, Florida 32801

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  65. Washington-Holmes Technical Center

    757 Hoyt Street, Chipley, Florida 32428-1618

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  66. Webber International University

    1201 N Scenic Hwy, Babson Park, Florida 33827-0096

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  67. Rasmussen College-Florida

    2221 SW 19th Avenue Road, Ocala, Florida 34471-7751

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  68. The University of West Florida

    11000 University Parkway, Pensacola, Florida 32514-5750

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  69. Withlacoochee Technical Institute

    1201 W Main St, Inverness, Florida 34450-4696

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  70. City College in Fort Lauderdale

    2000 W. Commerical Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33309

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  71. Everest University-Brandon

    3924 Coconut Palm Dr, Tampa, Florida 33619-1354

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  72. Southwest Florida College

    1685 Medical Lane, Fort Myers, Florida 33907-1108

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  73. Hodges University

    2655 Northbrooke Drive, Naples, Florida 34119-7932

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  74. Everest University-Lakeland

    995 E Memorial Blvd Suite110, Lakeland, Florida 33801

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  75. ITT Technical Institute-Lake Mary

    1400 South International Parkway South, Lake Mary, Florida 32746

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  76. Herzing University in Winter Park

    1595 S. Semoran Blvd, Ste 1501, Winter Park, Florida 32792-5509

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  77. Virginia College-Pensacola

    19 W Garden St, Pensacola, Florida 32502-4650

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  78. Everest University-South Orlando

    9200 Soutpark Center Loop, Orlando, Florida 32819

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  79. Schiller International University

    8560 Ulmerton Road, Largo, Florida 33771

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  80. City College Branch Campus

    7001 N.W. 4th Blvd., Gainesville, Florida 32607

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  81. ITT Technical Institute-Jacksonville

    7011 A.C. Skinner Pkwy, Suite 140, Jacksonville, Florida 32256

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  82. Florida National College-Main Campus

    4425 West 20 Avenue, Hialeah, Florida 33012

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  83. ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale

    3401 S University Dr, Fort Lauderdale, Florida 33328

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  84. Everest Institute-Kendall

    9020 SW 137th Ave, Miami, Florida 33186

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  85. Johnson & Wales University-Florida Campus

    1701 NE 127th St, North Miami, Florida 33181

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  86. City College in Casselberry

    853 E. Highway 436 , Ste. 200, Casselberry, Florida 32707

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  87. Everest University

    2401 N Harbor City Blvd, Melbourne, Florida 32935

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  88. Technical Education Center-Osceola

    501 Simpson Rd, Kissimmee, Florida 34744

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  89. Argosy University-Tampa

    1403 N. Howard Avenue, Tampa, Florida 33607

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  90. ITT Technical Institute-Miami

    7955 NW 12th St, Ste 119, Miami, Florida 33126

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  91. University of Phoenix-Central Florida Campus

    2290 Lucien Way, Suite 400, Maitland, Florida 32751-7001

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  92. Florida Gulf Coast University

    10501 Fgcu Blvd S, Fort Myers, Florida 33965-6565

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  93. City College in Miami

    9300 S Dadeland Blvd. Suite Ph, Miami, Florida 33156

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  94. University of Phoenix-South Florida Campus

    600 N. Pine Island Road Suite 500, Plantation, Florida 33324-1393

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  95. University of Phoenix-North Florida Campus

    4500 Salisbury Road N Ste 200, Jacksonville, Florida 32216-0959

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  96. University of Phoenix-West Florida Campus

    12802 Tampa Oaks Blvd Ste 200, Temple Terrace, Florida 33637-1920

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  97. American InterContinental University in Weston

    2250 North Commerce Pkwy, Weston, Florida 33326

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  98. Everest University-Jacksonville

    8226 Phillips Hwy, Jacksonville, Florida 32256-1240

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  99. Fortis College in Orange Park

    560 Wells Road, Orange Park, Florida 32073

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  100. Everest University-Orange Park

    805 Wells Rd, Orange Park, Florida 32073

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  101. Brown Mackie College-Miami

    One Herald Plaza, Miami, Florida 33132

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  102. Strayer University-Florida

    4902 Eisenhower Blvd Ste 100, Tampa, Florida 33634

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  103. ITT Technical Institute-St. Petersburg

    877 Executive Center Dr. West, Suite 100, St. Petersburg, Florida 33702

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  104. University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee

    8350 N Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Florida 34243-2049

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  105. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_Fort Myers

    13500 Powers Court Ste 100, Fort Myers, Florida 33912

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  106. Kaplan College-Pembroke Pines

    10131 Pines Blvd, Pembroke Pines, Florida 33026

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  107. Kaplan College-Jacksonville

    7450 Beach Blvd, Jacksonville, Florida 32216

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  108. ITT Technical Institute_??_??_Tallahassee

    2639 N Monroe St Building A Ste 100, Tallahassee, Florida 32303

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Cities

  1. Criminal Justice Schools in Tampa, FL8 Schools
  2. Criminal Justice Schools in Miami, FL7 Schools
  3. Criminal Justice Schools in Jacksonville, FL7 Schools
  4. Criminal Justice Schools in Orlando, FL6 Schools
  5. Criminal Justice Schools in Fort Lauderdale, FL5 Schools
  6. Criminal Justice Schools in Fort Myers, FL5 Schools
  7. Criminal Justice Schools in Pensacola, FL4 Schools
  8. Criminal Justice Schools in Tallahassee, FL4 Schools
  9. Criminal Justice Schools in Sarasota, FL3 Schools
  10. Criminal Justice Schools in Largo, FL3 Schools
  11. Criminal Justice Schools in Daytona Beach, FL3 Schools
  12. Criminal Justice Schools in Bradenton, FL2 Schools
  13. Criminal Justice Schools in Ocala, FL2 Schools
  14. Criminal Justice Schools in Gainesville, FL2 Schools
  15. Criminal Justice Schools in Boca Raton, FL2 Schools
  16. Criminal Justice Schools in Orange Park, FL2 Schools
  17. Criminal Justice Schools in Lakeland, FL2 Schools
  18. Criminal Justice Schools in Melbourne, FL2 Schools
  19. Criminal Justice Schools in Hialeah, FL2 Schools
  20. Criminal Justice Schools in Panama City, FL1 Schools
  21. Criminal Justice Schools in Key West, FL1 Schools
  22. Criminal Justice Schools in Naples, FL1 Schools
  23. Criminal Justice Schools in Chipley, FL1 Schools
  24. Criminal Justice Schools in Pompano Beach, FL1 Schools
  25. Criminal Justice Schools in Marianna, FL1 Schools
  26. Criminal Justice Schools in Lake Mary, FL1 Schools
  27. Criminal Justice Schools in Inverness, FL1 Schools
  28. Criminal Justice Schools in Weston, FL1 Schools
  29. Criminal Justice Schools in Niceville, FL1 Schools
  30. Criminal Justice Schools in Winter Haven, FL1 Schools
  31. Criminal Justice Schools in New Port Richey, FL1 Schools
  32. Criminal Justice Schools in West Palm Beach, FL1 Schools
  33. Criminal Justice Schools in Kissimmee, FL1 Schools
  34. Criminal Justice Schools in Casselberry, FL1 Schools
  35. Criminal Justice Schools in Leesburg, FL1 Schools
  36. Criminal Justice Schools in Eustis, FL1 Schools
  37. Criminal Justice Schools in Lake Worth, FL1 Schools
  38. Criminal Justice Schools in Fort Pierce, FL1 Schools
  39. Criminal Justice Schools in Lake City, FL1 Schools
  40. Criminal Justice Schools in Maitland, FL1 Schools
  41. Criminal Justice Schools in Saint Leo, FL1 Schools
  42. Criminal Justice Schools in Sanford, FL1 Schools
  43. Criminal Justice Schools in Winter Park, FL1 Schools
  44. Criminal Justice Schools in Palatka, FL1 Schools
  45. Criminal Justice Schools in Avon Park, FL1 Schools
  46. Criminal Justice Schools in Cocoa, FL1 Schools
  47. Criminal Justice Schools in Babson Park, FL1 Schools
  48. Criminal Justice Schools in Madison, FL1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Florida Vs. National Criminal Justice Employment

Florida 143,050
National 1,897,220

Approximately 7% of the country's criminal justice professionals work in Florida state.

Employment Growth for Criminal justice professionals In Florida

137,890 144,890 112,700 146,320 141,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Florida, criminal justice is a growing field. 3,700 more criminal justice professionals were working in Florida in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 3% growth in the field. This growth is faster than the change in the number of criminal justice professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of criminal justice professionals has grown by 2% from 2006 to 2010.

Criminal Justice VS. All Professions salaries in Florida

$39,709 $41,323 $37,405 $43,060 $45,229
$43,191 $44,171 $45,158 $47,627 $48,473
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by criminal justice professionals is increasing in Florida. In 2006 criminal justice professionals made a mean salary of $39,709 per year, and in 2010 they made $45,229 per year.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Florida

10th percentile
$28,863
25th percentile
$33,163
50th percentile
$41,780
75th percentile
$55,573
90th percentile
$69,061

This represents a growth in salaries of 12%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of criminal justice, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid criminal justice professionals earning 139% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Florida state.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Florida

Criminal Justice
$43,888
Criminology
$60,600
Forensic Science
$47,270
Homeland Security
$41,597
Paralegal
$43,160

In Florida, criminal justice professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice programs available for each degree type for all schools in Florida

associate
79
bachelor
66
master
18
doctor
1
Certificate
41
Total205

As the number of criminal justice professionals is increasing in Florida state, the number of students graduating from the 108 accredited criminal justice schools in Florida state is decreasing. In 2006, 11,671 students graduated from criminal justice courses in Florida. And in 2010, 7,237 students graduated.

Thus there was a 38% percent decrease in the number of criminal justice school degree or certificate graduates in Florida. Most of these graduates, or 39%, earned a associate's degree in criminal justice.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Florida

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