Criminal Justice Schools In Oregon

Oregon has 22 accredited criminal justice schools where criminal justice faculty who teach criminal justice classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice training in Oregon, which includes 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 Oregon Community College

    2600 NW College Way, Bend, Oregon 97701

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  2. Chemeketa Community College

    4000 Lancaster Dr NE, Salem, Oregon 97305

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  3. Clackamas Community College

    19600 Molalla Ave, Oregon City, Oregon 97045-8980

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  4. Clatsop Community College

    1653 Jerome Ave, Astoria, Oregon 97103

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  5. Sumner College

    8909 SW Barbur Blvd., Suite 100, Portland, Oregon 97219

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  6. ITT Technical Institute-Portland

    9500 NE Cascades Parkway, Portland, Oregon 97220

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  7. Lane Community College

    4000 E 30th Ave, Eugene, Oregon 97405-0640

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  8. Linn-Benton Community College

    6500 Pacific Blvd SW, Albany, Oregon 97321

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  9. Portland Community College

    12000 SW 49th Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97219-7132

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  10. Portland State University

    724 SW Harrison, Portland, Oregon 97201

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  11. Rogue Community College

    3345 Redwood Hwy, Grants Pass, Oregon 97527-9291

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  12. Southern Oregon University

    1250 Siskiyou Blvd, Ashland, Oregon 97520

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  13. Southwestern Oregon Community College

    1988 Newmark Ave, Coos Bay, Oregon 97420-2193

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  14. Treasure Valley Community College

    650 College Blvd, Ontario, Oregon 97914

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  15. Umpqua Community College

    1140 College Rd., Roseburg, Oregon 97470-0226

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  16. Everest College-Portland

    425 SW Washington, Portland, Oregon 97204-2296

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  17. Western Oregon University

    345 North Monmouth Ave, Monmouth, Oregon 97361-1394

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  18. Columbia Gorge Community College

    400 E Scenic Dr, The Dalles, Oregon 97058

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  19. Tillamook Bay Community College

    4301 Third St., Tillamook, Oregon 97141

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  20. Klamath Community College

    7390 South Sixth Street, Klamath Falls, Oregon 97603-7121

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  21. University of Phoenix-Oregon Campus

    13221 SW 68th Pkwy Ste 500, Tigard, Oregon 97223-8328

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Oregon Vs. National Criminal Justice Employment

Oregon 15,200
National 1,897,220

Approximately 1% of the country's criminal justice professionals work in Oregon state.

Employment Growth for Criminal justice professionals In Oregon

14,250 14,500 15,300 15,250 15,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of criminal justice professionals is growing in Oregon. In Oregon, 800 more criminal justice professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of criminal justice professionals has grown by 6%. 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 Oregon

$39,317 $41,767 $44,586 $46,956 $48,364
$45,036 $46,427 $47,124 $48,511 $50,274
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice
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The amount earned by criminal justice professionals is increasing in Oregon. The mean salary for criminal justice professionals in 2006 was $39,317 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $48,364 per year.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Oregon

10th percentile
$32,073
25th percentile
$37,204
50th percentile
$45,874
75th percentile
$56,441
90th percentile
$69,914

This represents a growth in salaries of 19%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Oregon state, within the field of criminal justice, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid criminal justice professionals earn 118% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Oregon

Criminal Justice
$49,060
Criminology
$62,050
Forensic Science
$57,080
Homeland Security
$45,250
Paralegal
$46,185

In Oregon, 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 Oregon

associate
22
bachelor
6
master
2
doctor
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Certificate
20
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The number of students graduating from the 22 accredited criminal justice schools in Oregon is decreasing. In Oregon, there were 693 graduates in 2006. And there were 576 graduates from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Thus there was a 17% percent decrease in the number of criminal justice school degree or certificate graduates in Oregon. A majority of these graduates, or 44%, graduated with a associate's degree in criminal justice.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Oregon

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