Criminal Justice Schools In Pennsylvania

Criminal Justice classes faculty can choose to work at one of 98 accredited criminal justice schools in Pennsylvania. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice training in Pennsylvania, 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
  • PhD degree in Criminal Justice


Schools

  1. Community College of Allegheny County

    800 Allegheny Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15233-1895

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  2. DeSales University

    2755 Station Avenue, Center Valley, Pennsylvania 18034-9568

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  3. Alvernia University

    400 Saint Bernardine St, Reading, Pennsylvania 19607-1799

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  4. Community College of Beaver County

    1 Campus Drive, Monaca, Pennsylvania 15061-2588

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  5. Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania

    400 E Second St, Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania 17815

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  6. Bucks County Community College

    275 Swamp Rd, Newtown, Pennsylvania 18940-4106

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  7. Butler County Community College

    College Drive Oak Hills, Butler, Pennsylvania 16003-1203

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  8. Cabrini College

    610 King of Prussia Rd, Radnor, Pennsylvania 19087-3698

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  9. California University of Pennsylvania

    250 University Ave, California, Pennsylvania 15419-1394

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  10. Cedar Crest College

    100 College Drive, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104-6196

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  11. Central Penn College

    College Hill & Valley Rds, Summerdale, Pennsylvania 17093-0309

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  12. Chestnut Hill College

    9601 Germantown Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118-2693

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  13. CHI Institute

    177 Franklin Mills Blvd., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19154

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  14. Clarion University of Pennsylvania

    840 Wood St, Clarion, Pennsylvania 16214

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  15. Delaware County Community College

    901 S Media Line Rd, Media, Pennsylvania 19063-1094

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  16. Delaware Valley College

    700 E Butler Ave, Doylestown, Pennsylvania 18901-2697

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  17. Drexel University

    3141 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104

    88 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  18. Everest Institute-Pittsburgh

    100 Forbes Ave, Suite 1200, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222-1320

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  19. Edinboro University of Pennsylvania

    219 Meadville Street, Edinboro, Pennsylvania 16444-0001

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  20. Gannon University

    109 W Sixth St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16541-0001

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  21. Gwynedd Mercy College

    1325 Sumneytown Pike, Gwynedd Valley, Pennsylvania 19437-0901

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  22. Harcum College

    750 Montgomery Ave, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010-3470

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  23. Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg

    1 HACC Dr., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17110-2999

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  24. Holy Family University

    9801 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19114-2009

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  25. Kaplan Career Institute-ICM Campus

    10-14 Wood St, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222

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  26. Immaculata University

    1145 King Rd, Immaculata, Pennsylvania 19345-0702

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  27. Keystone College

    One College Green, La Plume, Pennsylvania 18440-0200

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  28. King's College in Wilkes Barre

    133 N River St, Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania 18711-0801

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  29. Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

    15200 Kutztown Rd, Kutztown, Pennsylvania 19530-0730

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  30. La Roche College

    9000 Babcock Blvd, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15237-5898

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  31. La Salle University

    1900 W Olney Ave, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141-1199

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  32. Lackawanna College

    501 Vine St, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18509-3206

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  33. Lansdale School of Business

    290 Wissahickon Avenue, North Wales, Pennsylvania 19454

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  34. Lehigh Carbon Community College

    4525 Education Park Dr, Schnecksville, Pennsylvania 18078-2598

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  35. Berks Technical Institute

    2205 Ridgewood Rd, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania 19610-1168

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  36. Lincoln University of Pennsylvania

    1570 Baltimore Pike, Lincoln University, Pennsylvania 19352-0999

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  37. Lock Haven University

    401 North Fairview Street, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania 17745-2390

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  38. Luzerne County Community College

    1333 South Prospect Street, Nanticoke, Pennsylvania 18634-3899

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  39. Mansfield University of Pennsylvania

    Mansfield, Pennsylvania 16933

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  40. Marywood University

    2300 Adams Ave, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18509-1598

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  41. Mercyhurst College

    501 E 38th St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16546

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  42. Messiah College

    One College Ave, Grantham, Pennsylvania 17027

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  43. Millersville University of Pennsylvania

    1 South George Street, Lyle Hall, Millersville, Pennsylvania 17551-0302

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  44. Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus

    340 Dekalb Pike, Blue Bell, Pennsylvania 19422-0796

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  45. Mount Aloysius College

    7373 Admiral Peary Hwy, Cresson, Pennsylvania 16630-1999

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  46. Neumann University

    One Neumann Drive, Aston, Pennsylvania 19014-1298

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  47. Northampton County Area Community College

    3835 Green Pond Rd, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania 18020-7599

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  48. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Wilkes-Barre

    Old Rte 115, Lehman, Pennsylvania 18627-0217

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  49. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Altoona

    3000 Ivyside Pk, Altoona, Pennsylvania 16601-3777

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  50. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Harrisburg

    777 W Harrisburg Pike, Middletown, Pennsylvania 17057-4846

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  51. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Fayette- Eberly Campus

    One University Dr, Route 119 North, Uniontown, Pennsylvania 15401-0519

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  52. Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus

    201 Old Main, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802-1589

    45 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  53. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Abington

    1600 Woodland Rd, Abington, Pennsylvania 19001-3918

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  54. Pennsylvania State University-Penn State Schuylkill

    200 University Dr, Schuylkill Haven, Pennsylvania 17972-2202

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  55. Community College of Philadelphia

    1700 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19130-3991

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  56. University of Pittsburgh-Bradford

    300 Campus Drive, Bradford, Pennsylvania 16701

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  57. University of Pittsburgh-Greensburg

    150 Finoli Drive, Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601

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  58. University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus

    4200 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  59. Point Park University

    201 Wood St, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222-1984

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  60. Reading Area Community College

    10 S Second St, Reading, Pennsylvania 19603-1706

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  61. Rosemont College

    1400 Montgomery Ave, Rosemont, Pennsylvania 19010-1699

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  62. Saint Francis University

    117 Evergreen Dr, Loretto, Pennsylvania 15940

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  63. University of Scranton

    800 Linden Street, Scranton, Pennsylvania 18510-4629

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  64. Seton Hill University

    1 Seton Hill Dr, Greensburg, Pennsylvania 15601

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  65. Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania

    1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg, Pennsylvania 17257-2299

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  66. South Hills School of Business & Technology

    480 Waupelani Dr, State College, Pennsylvania 16801-4516

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  67. Temple University

    1801 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122-6096

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  68. Thiel College

    75 College Ave, Greenville, Pennsylvania 16125-2181

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  69. Tri-State Business Institute

    5757 W 26th St, Erie, Pennsylvania 16506-1013

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  70. Valley Forge Military College

    1001 Eagle Rd Sorley House, Wayne, Pennsylvania 19087-3695

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  71. Villanova University

    800 Lancaster Avenue, Villanova, Pennsylvania 19085-1699

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  72. Waynesburg University

    51 W College St, Waynesburg, Pennsylvania 15370-1257

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  73. West Chester University of Pennsylvania

    University Avenue and High Street, West Chester, Pennsylvania 19383

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  74. Westmoreland County Community College

    145 Pavilion Lane, Youngwood, Pennsylvania 15697-1895

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  75. Widener University-Main Campus

    One University Place, Chester, Pennsylvania 19013-5792

    181 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  76. Wilkes University

    84 West South Street, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania 18766

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  77. York College Pennsylvania

    441 Country Club Rd, York, Pennsylvania 17403-3651

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  78. YTI Career Institute in York

    1405 Williams Road, York, Pennsylvania 17402

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  79. Fortis Institute in Forty Fort

    166 Slocum Street, Forty Fort, Pennsylvania 18704-2936

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  80. Kaplan Career Institute in Harrisburg

    5650 Derry St, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17111

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  81. YTI Career Institute in Altoona

    2900 Fairway Dr, Altoona, Pennsylvania 16602

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  82. ITT Technical Institute-Pittsburgh

    Ten Parkway Ctr, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15220

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  83. Pennsylvania Highlands Community College

    101 Community College Way, Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15904

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  84. Greater Johnstown Career and Technology Center

    445 Schoolhouse Rd, Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15904

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  85. Lancaster County Career and Technology Center

    1730 Hans Herr Dr, Willow Street, Pennsylvania 17584

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  86. Lebanon County Area Vocational Technical School

    833 Metro Dr, Lebanon, Pennsylvania 17042

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  87. ITT Technical Institute-Harrisburg

    449 Eisenhower Blvd, Suite 100, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17111

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  88. ITT Technical Institute-Tarentum

    100 Pittsburgh Mills Circle, Tarentum, Pennsylvania 15084

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  89. McCann School of Business and Technology

    2650 Woodglen Road, Pottsville, Pennsylvania 17901

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  90. University of Phoenix-Philadelphia Campus

    1170 Devon Park Drive, Wayne, Pennsylvania 19087-2121

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  91. University of Phoenix-Pittsburgh Campus

    Penn Center W Bldg 6 Ste 100, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15276-0119

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  92. ITT Technical Institute-Bensalem

    3330 Tillman Dr, Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020-2030

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  93. Lincoln Technical Institute in Philadelphia On Hornig

    2180 Hornig Rd, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19116

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  94. ITT Technical Institute-King of Prussia

    760 Moore Rd, Ste 150, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 19406-1212

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  95. Strayer University-Pennsylvania

    3600 Horizon Blvd Ste 100, Trevose, Pennsylvania 19053

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  96. ITT Technical Institute-Dunmore

    1000 Meade St.- Suite 210, Dunmore, Pennsylvania 18512

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  97. University of Phoenix-Harrisburg Campus

    4050 Crums Mill Rd, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17112-2894

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  98. Academy of Court Reporting and Technology

    235 4th Ave, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15222

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Cities

  1. Criminal Justice Schools in Pittsburgh, PA9 Schools
  2. Criminal Justice Schools in Philadelphia, PA8 Schools
  3. Criminal Justice Schools in Harrisburg, PA4 Schools
  4. Criminal Justice Schools in Scranton, PA3 Schools
  5. Criminal Justice Schools in Erie, PA3 Schools
  6. Criminal Justice Schools in Greensburg, PA2 Schools
  7. Criminal Justice Schools in Johnstown, PA2 Schools
  8. Criminal Justice Schools in York, PA2 Schools
  9. Criminal Justice Schools in Reading, PA2 Schools
  10. Criminal Justice Schools in Altoona, PA2 Schools
  11. Criminal Justice Schools in Cresson, PA1 Schools
  12. Criminal Justice Schools in Bethlehem, PA1 Schools
  13. Criminal Justice Schools in Bensalem, PA1 Schools
  14. Criminal Justice Schools in Monaca, PA1 Schools
  15. Criminal Justice Schools in Bradford, PA1 Schools
  16. Criminal Justice Schools in Center Valley, PA1 Schools
  17. Criminal Justice Schools in Feasterville-Trevose, PA1 Schools
  18. Criminal Justice Schools in Tarentum, PA1 Schools
  19. Criminal Justice Schools in State College, PA1 Schools
  20. Criminal Justice Schools in Schnecksville, PA1 Schools
  21. Criminal Justice Schools in Media, PA1 Schools
  22. Criminal Justice Schools in Mansfield, PA1 Schools
  23. Criminal Justice Schools in Allentown, PA1 Schools
  24. Criminal Justice Schools in West Chester, PA1 Schools
  25. Criminal Justice Schools in Waynesburg, PA1 Schools
  26. Criminal Justice Schools in Lebanon, PA1 Schools
  27. Criminal Justice Schools in La Plume, PA1 Schools
  28. Criminal Justice Schools in King Of Prussia, PA1 Schools
  29. Criminal Justice Schools in Uniontown, PA1 Schools
  30. Criminal Justice Schools in Middletown, PA1 Schools
  31. Criminal Justice Schools in Blue Bell, PA1 Schools
  32. Criminal Justice Schools in California, PA1 Schools
  33. Criminal Justice Schools in Summerdale, PA1 Schools
  34. Criminal Justice Schools in Lehman, PA1 Schools
  35. Criminal Justice Schools in Gwynedd, PA1 Schools
  36. Criminal Justice Schools in Nanticoke, PA1 Schools
  37. Criminal Justice Schools in North Wales, PA1 Schools
  38. Criminal Justice Schools in Youngwood, PA1 Schools
  39. Criminal Justice Schools in Shippensburg, PA1 Schools
  40. Criminal Justice Schools in Wilkes-Barre, PA1 Schools
  41. Criminal Justice Schools in Kutztown, PA1 Schools
  42. Criminal Justice Schools in Loretto, PA1 Schools
  43. Criminal Justice Schools in Doylestown, PA1 Schools
  44. Criminal Justice Schools in Butler, PA1 Schools
  45. Criminal Justice Schools in Millersville, PA1 Schools
  46. Criminal Justice Schools in Newtown, PA1 Schools
  47. Criminal Justice Schools in Greenville, PA1 Schools
  48. Criminal Justice Schools in Willow Street, PA1 Schools
  49. Criminal Justice Schools in Abington, PA1 Schools
  50. Criminal Justice Schools in Clarion, PA1 Schools
  51. Criminal Justice Schools in Lock Haven, PA1 Schools
  52. Criminal Justice Schools in Bryn Mawr, PA1 Schools
  53. Criminal Justice Schools in Edinboro, PA1 Schools
  54. Criminal Justice Schools in Bloomsburg, PA1 Schools
  55. Criminal Justice Schools in Chester, PA1 Schools
  56. Criminal Justice Schools in Pottsville, PA1 Schools
  57. Criminal Justice Schools in Aston, PA1 Schools
  58. Criminal Justice Schools in Schuylkill Haven, PA1 Schools

Statistics

Professional Trends

Pennsylvania Vs. National Criminal Justice Employment

Pennsylvania 72,490
National 1,897,220

Approximately 4% of the country's criminal justice professionals work in Pennsylvania state.

Employment Growth for Criminal justice professionals In Pennsylvania

54,140 70,590 72,440 72,920 71,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
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Criminal Justice is a growing field in Pennsylvania. 17,360 more criminal justice professionals were working in Pennsylvania in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 32% growth in the field. This is faster than the trend for criminal justice professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of criminal justice professionals has grown by 2% between 2006 and 2010.

Criminal Justice VS. All Professions salaries in Pennsylvania

$39,985 $41,569 $39,839 $45,990 $48,139
$44,448 $45,778 $47,594 $49,448 $50,581
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of criminal justice professionals is growing, the salaries paid to criminal justice professionals are increasing in Pennsylvania. In 2006 criminal justice professionals made a mean salary of $39,985 per year, and in 2010 they made $48,139 per year.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Pennsylvania

10th percentile
$31,620
25th percentile
$37,363
50th percentile
$45,327
75th percentile
$56,720
90th percentile
$70,974

This represents a 17% growth in salaries. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In Pennsylvania state, within the field of criminal justice, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid criminal justice professionals earn 124% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Pennsylvania

Criminal Justice
$47,129
Criminology
$68,573
Homeland Security
$44,857
Paralegal
$46,470

In Pennsylvania, 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 Pennsylvania

associate
61
bachelor
59
master
13
doctor
2
Certificate
28
Total163

As the number of criminal justice professionals is increasing in Pennsylvania state, the number of students graduating from the 98 accredited criminal justice schools in Pennsylvania state is decreasing. In Pennsylvania, there were 6,559 graduates in 2006. And there were 3,885 graduates from criminal justice courses in 2010.

There was a decrease in the number of criminal justice school degree or certificate graduates in Pennsylvania by 41%. A majority of these graduates, or 37%, graduated with a associate's degree in criminal justice.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Pennsylvania

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