Criminal Justice Schools In Georgia

There are 71 accredited criminal justice schools in Georgia for faculty who teach criminal justice classes to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the state of Georgia, which encompasses 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


Schools

  1. Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

    2802 Moore Hwy, Tifton, Georgia 31793-2601

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  2. Albany Technical College

    1704 South Slappey Boulevard, Albany, Georgia 31701

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  3. Albany State University

    504 College Dr., Albany, Georgia 31705

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  4. Andrew College

    501College St, Cuthbert, Georgia 39840-5550

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  5. Armstrong Atlantic State University

    11935 Abercorn St, Savannah, Georgia 31419-1997

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  6. Clark Atlanta University

    223 James P Brawley Drive, S.W., Atlanta, Georgia 30314-4391

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  7. Augusta Technical College

    3200 Augusta Tech Drive, Augusta, Georgia 30906

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  8. Augusta State University

    2500 Walton Way, Augusta, Georgia 30904-2200

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  9. Bainbridge College

    2500 E Shotwell St, Bainbridge, Georgia 39819

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  10. Bauder College

    384 Northyards Blvd., Suite 190, Atlanta, Georgia 30313

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  11. Brenau University

    500 Washington Street SE, Gainesville, Georgia 30501-3668

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  12. West Georgia Technical College

    176 Murphy Campus Blvd., Waco, Georgia 30182

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  13. Clayton State University

    2000 Clayton State Boulevard, Morrow, Georgia 30260-0285

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  14. Columbus Technical College

    928 Manchester Expy, Columbus, Georgia 31904-6572

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  15. Columbus State University

    4225 University Ave, Columbus, Georgia 31907-5645

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  16. Georgia Northwestern Technical College

    One Maurice Culberson Drive, Rome, Georgia 30161

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  17. South University-Savannah

    709 Mall Blvd, Savannah, Georgia 31406

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  18. Fort Valley State University

    1005 State University Dr, Fort Valley, Georgia 31030-4313

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  19. Georgia College & State University

    231 W Hancock Street, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061

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  20. Georgia Military College-Milledgeville Campus

    201 E Greene St, Milledgeville, Georgia 31061-3398

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  21. Georgia Southern University

    Hwy 301 South, Statesboro, Georgia 30460

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  22. Georgia State University

    33 gilmer st, Atlanta, Georgia 30303-3083

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  23. University of Georgia

    Athens, Georgia 30602

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  24. Southern Crescent Technical College

    501 Varsity Rd, Griffin, Georgia 30223-2042

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  25. Gwinnett Technical College

    5150 Sugarloaf Parkway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30043-5702

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  26. Heart of Georgia Technical College

    560 Pinehill Rd, Dublin, Georgia 31021

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  27. Middle Georgia Technical College

    80 Cohen Walker Dr, Warner Robins, Georgia 31088

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  28. Kennesaw State University

    1000 Chastain Rd, Kennesaw, Georgia 30144-5591

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  29. Lanier Technical College

    2990 Landrum Education Dr, Oakwood, Georgia 30566

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  30. Central Georgia Technical College

    3300 Macon Tech Dr, Macon, Georgia 31206

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  31. Chattahoochee Technical College

    980 S Cobb Drive Dr SE, Marietta, Georgia 30060-3300

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  32. Herzing University in Atlanta

    3393 Peachtree Road, Suite 1003, Atlanta, Georgia 30326

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  33. Mercer University

    1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207

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  34. Moultrie Technical College

    800 Veterans Parkway North, Moultrie, Georgia 31788

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  35. North Georgia College & State University

    82 College Circle, Dahlonega, Georgia 30597-1001

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  36. North Georgia Technical College

    1500 Georgia Hwy 197 N, Clarkesville, Georgia 30523

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  37. Piedmont College

    165 Central Ave, Demorest, Georgia 30535-0010

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  38. Reinhardt University

    7300 Reinhardt Circle, Waleska, Georgia 30183-2981

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  39. Savannah Technical College

    5717 White Bluff Rd, Savannah, Georgia 31405-5594

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  40. Savannah State University

    3219 College Street, Savannah, Georgia 31404-5310

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  41. South Georgia Technical College

    900 South GA Tech Parkway, Americus, Georgia 31709

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  42. Southwest Georgia Technical College

    15689 US Hwy 19 N, Thomasville, Georgia 31792-9960

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  43. Thomas University

    1501 Millpond Rd, Thomasville, Georgia 31792

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  44. Wiregrass Georgia Technical College

    4089 Val Tech Rd, Valdosta, Georgia 31602

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  45. Valdosta State University

    1500 N Patterson, Valdosta, Georgia 31698

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  46. Dekalb Technical College

    495 N Indian Creek Dr, Clarkston, Georgia 30021-2397

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  47. Athens Technical College

    800 US Hwy 29 N, Athens, Georgia 30601-1500

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  48. Okefenokee Technical College

    1701 Carswell Ave, Waycross, Georgia 31503

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  49. Altamaha Technical College

    1777 W Cherry St, Jesup, Georgia 31545

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  50. Ogeechee Technical College

    One Joe Kennedy Blvd, Statesboro, Georgia 30458

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  51. Argosy University-Atlanta

    980 Hammond Drive, Suite 100, Atlanta, Georgia 30328

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  52. Southeastern Technical College

    3001 E First St, Vidalia, Georgia 30474

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  53. Georgia Military College-Augusta Campus

    115 Davis Road, Martinez, Georgia 30907

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  54. Georgia Military College-Valdosta Campus

    4201 N. Forrest Street, Valdosta, Georgia 31605

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  55. Georgia Military College-Atlanta Campus

    320 W. Broad St Suite 200, Fairburn, Georgia 30213

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  56. Georgia Military College-Warner Robins Campus

    801 Duke Ave, Warner Robins, Georgia 31093

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  57. Brown Mackie College-Atlanta

    4370 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, Georgia 30319

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  58. Georgia Military College-Columbus Campus

    2601 Cross Country Dr Bldg B, Columbus, Georgia 31906

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  59. Lincoln College of Technology in Marietta

    2359 Windy Hill Road, Marietta, Georgia 30067

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  60. American InterContinental University in Atlanta

    6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road, 500 Embassy Row, Atlanta, Georgia 30328

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  61. University of Phoenix-Atlanta Campus

    8200 Roberts Dr, Sandy Springs, Georgia 30350-4147

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  62. ITT Technical Institute-Duluth

    10700 Abbotts Bridge Rd-Ste 190, Duluth, Georgia 30097

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  63. University of Phoenix-Columbus Georgia Campus

    4747 Hamilton Rd Ste E, Columbus, Georgia 31904-6359

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  64. ITT Technical Institute-Kennesaw

    2065 ITT Tech Way N.W., Kennesaw, Georgia 30144

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  65. University of Phoenix-Savannah Campus

    8001 Chatham Center Dr Ste 200, Savannah, Georgia 31405-7400

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  66. ITT Technical Institute-Atlanta

    485 Oak Place, Suite 100, Atlanta, Georgia 30349

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  67. University of Phoenix-Augusta Campus

    3152 Perimeter Pkwy, Augusta, Georgia 30909-4583

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  68. Miller-Motte Technical College in Columbus

    1800 Box Rd, Columbus, Georgia 31907

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  69. Strayer University-Georgia

    3355 Northeast Expwy, Ste 100, Atlanta, Georgia 30341

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Cities

  1. Criminal Justice Schools in Atlanta, GA11 Schools
  2. Criminal Justice Schools in Columbus, GA5 Schools
  3. Criminal Justice Schools in Savannah, GA5 Schools
  4. Criminal Justice Schools in Valdosta, GA3 Schools
  5. Criminal Justice Schools in Augusta, GA3 Schools
  6. Criminal Justice Schools in Statesboro, GA2 Schools
  7. Criminal Justice Schools in Albany, GA2 Schools
  8. Criminal Justice Schools in Marietta, GA2 Schools
  9. Criminal Justice Schools in Thomasville, GA2 Schools
  10. Criminal Justice Schools in Athens, GA2 Schools
  11. Criminal Justice Schools in Kennesaw, GA2 Schools
  12. Criminal Justice Schools in Milledgeville, GA2 Schools
  13. Criminal Justice Schools in Warner Robins, GA2 Schools
  14. Criminal Justice Schools in Macon, GA2 Schools
  15. Criminal Justice Schools in Jesup, GA1 Schools
  16. Criminal Justice Schools in Vidalia, GA1 Schools
  17. Criminal Justice Schools in Gainesville, GA1 Schools
  18. Criminal Justice Schools in Clarkesville, GA1 Schools
  19. Criminal Justice Schools in Americus, GA1 Schools
  20. Criminal Justice Schools in Dahlonega, GA1 Schools
  21. Criminal Justice Schools in Bainbridge, GA1 Schools
  22. Criminal Justice Schools in Clarkston, GA1 Schools
  23. Criminal Justice Schools in Demorest, GA1 Schools
  24. Criminal Justice Schools in Cuthbert, GA1 Schools
  25. Criminal Justice Schools in Duluth, GA1 Schools
  26. Criminal Justice Schools in Oakwood, GA1 Schools
  27. Criminal Justice Schools in Lawrenceville, GA1 Schools
  28. Criminal Justice Schools in Tifton, GA1 Schools
  29. Criminal Justice Schools in Rome, GA1 Schools
  30. Criminal Justice Schools in Dublin, GA1 Schools
  31. Criminal Justice Schools in Waco, GA1 Schools
  32. Criminal Justice Schools in Fort Valley, GA1 Schools
  33. Criminal Justice Schools in Waleska, GA1 Schools
  34. Criminal Justice Schools in Fairburn, GA1 Schools
  35. Criminal Justice Schools in Griffin, GA1 Schools
  36. Criminal Justice Schools in Morrow, GA1 Schools
  37. Criminal Justice Schools in Waycross, GA1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Criminal Justice Employment

Georgia 60,750
National 1,897,220

Approximately 3% of the country's criminal justice professionals work in Georgia state.

Employment Growth for Criminal justice professionals In Georgia

56,840 60,420 61,190 60,460 59,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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Criminal Justice is a growing field in Georgia. In Georgia, 2,350 more criminal justice professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 4% 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 Georgia

$34,755 $37,143 $36,676 $36,489 $36,190
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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The amount earned by criminal justice professionals is increasing in Georgia. Criminal justice professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $34,755 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $36,190 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$23,557
25th percentile
$26,775
50th percentile
$32,485
75th percentile
$40,482
90th percentile
$58,113

This represents a 4% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Georgia state, within the field of criminal justice, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid criminal justice professionals earn 147% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Georgia

Criminal Justice
$36,334
Criminology
$50,890
Forensic Science
$48,440
Homeland Security
$36,120
Paralegal
$45,175

In Georgia, 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 Georgia

associate
52
bachelor
38
master
8
doctor
0
Certificate
55
Total153

The number of students graduating from the 71 accredited criminal justice schools in Georgia is increasing. In 2006 there were 2,622 criminal justice graduates from criminal justice courses in Georgia and in 2010 there were 2,945 graduates.

Thus there was a 12% percent increase in the number of criminal justice school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia. Most of these graduates, or 36%, earned a undergraduate certificate in criminal justice.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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