Criminal Justice Schools In Louisiana

Louisiana has 35 accredited criminal justice schools where criminal justice faculty who teach criminal justice classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the state of Louisiana, 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. Central Louisiana Technical College-Alexandria Campus

    4311 South MacArthur Drive, Alexandria, Louisiana 71302-3137

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  2. Bossier Parish Community College

    6220 East Texas, Bossier City, Louisiana 71111-6922

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  3. Delgado Community College

    615 City Park Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

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  4. Grambling State University

    403 Main Street, Grambling, Louisiana 71245

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  5. Louisiana State University at Alexandria

    8100 Hwy 71 South, Alexandria, Louisiana 71302-9121

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  6. Louisiana State University Eunice

    2048 Johnson Hwy, Eunice, Louisiana 70535

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  7. Louisiana State University-Shreveport

    One University Place, Shreveport, Louisiana 71115-2399

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  8. Louisiana College

    1140 College Dr, Pineville, Louisiana 71359

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  9. McNeese State University

    4205 Ryan St, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70605

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  10. Nicholls State University

    University Station La Hwy 1, Thibodaux, Louisiana 70310

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  11. University of Louisiana Monroe

    700 University Avenue, Monroe, Louisiana 71209-0000

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  12. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

    College Ave, Natchitoches, Louisiana 71497-0002

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  13. L E Fletcher Technical Community College

    310 St Charles St, Houma, Louisiana 70360-2863

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  14. Remington College-Lafayette Campus

    303 Rue Louis XIV, Lafayette, Louisiana 70508

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  15. Sowela Technical Community College

    3820 J Bennett Johnston Ave, Lake Charles, Louisiana 70616

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  16. Southeastern Louisiana University

    548 Western Ave., Hammond, Louisiana 70402

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  17. Southern University and A & M College

    Southern Branch Post Office, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70813

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  18. Southern University at New Orleans

    6400 Press Drive, New Orleans, Louisiana 70126

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  19. Southern University at Shreveport

    3050 Martin Luther King Dr, Shreveport, Louisiana 71107

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  20. University of Louisiana at Lafayette

    104 University Circle, Lafayette, Louisiana 70503

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  21. Northshore Technical College-Sullivan Main Campus

    1710 Sullivan Dr, Bogalusa, Louisiana 70427

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  22. Career Technical College

    2319 Louisville Ave, Monroe, Louisiana 71201

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  23. University of Phoenix-Louisiana Campus

    One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725, Metairie, Louisiana 70001-2082

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  24. South Louisiana Community College

    320 Devalcourt Street, Lafayette, Louisiana 70506-2030

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  25. Blue Cliff College-Metairie

    3200 Cleary Ave, Metairie, Louisiana 70002-5714

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  26. ITT Technical Institute-Saint Rose

    140 James Drive East, Saint Rose, Louisiana 70087

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  27. Baton Rouge Community College

    201 Community College Drive, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70806

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  28. Blue Cliff College-Lafayette

    120 James Comeaux Rd., Lafayette, Louisiana 70508

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  29. Remington College-Baton Rouge

    10551 Coursey Boulevard, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70816

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  30. Career Technical College-Shreveport

    1227 Shreveport-Barksdale Hwy, Shreveport, Louisiana 71105

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  31. Blue Cliff College-Houma

    803 Barrow St, Houma, Louisiana 70360

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  32. Blue Cliff College in Alexandria

    1505 Metro Dr Ste 1, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301

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  33. ITT Technical Institute-Baton Rouge

    14141 Airline Highway, Suite 101, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70817

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  34. Remington College-Shreveport

    2106 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop, Shreveport, Louisiana 71118

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  35. Strayer University-Louisiana

    111 Veterans Memorial Blvd, Ste 420, Metairie, Louisiana 70005

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Criminal Justice Employment

Louisiana 33,190
National 1,897,220

Of all of the criminal justice professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Louisiana.

Employment Growth for Criminal justice professionals In Louisiana

32,180 33,720 34,900 33,570 32,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Louisiana, criminal justice is a growing field. In Louisiana, 540 more criminal justice professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 2% growth in the field. This growth is slower 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 Louisiana

$31,224 $32,776 $36,592 $38,251 $40,454
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice
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The amount earned by criminal justice professionals is increasing in Louisiana. Criminal justice professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $31,224 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $40,454 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
$25,007
25th percentile
$29,506
50th percentile
$37,087
75th percentile
$49,319
90th percentile
$63,384

This represents a growth in salaries of 23%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 153% pay differential between the highest paid criminal justice professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of criminal justice in Louisiana.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Criminal Justice
$39,881
Criminology
$49,080
Forensic Science
$48,520
Homeland Security
$35,198
Paralegal
$39,765

In Louisiana, 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 Louisiana

associate
27
bachelor
17
master
4
doctor
0
Certificate
6
Total54

As the number of criminal justice professionals is increasing in Louisiana state, the number of students graduating from the 35 accredited criminal justice schools in Louisiana state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 1,393 criminal justice graduates from criminal justice courses in Louisiana and in 2010 there were 945 graduates.

This represents a 32% decrease in the number of criminal justice degree or certificate school graduates in Louisiana state. A majority of these graduates, or 50%, graduated with a associate's degree in criminal justice.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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