Criminal Justice Schools
In Topeka, Kansas

There is only one criminal justice school in Topeka for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of Topeka, which encompasses criminal justice training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Topeka Vs. Kansas Criminal Justice Employment

Topeka 1,780
Kansas 12,780

Of the 12,700 criminal justice professionals employed in Kansas, 1,750 work in Topeka. The number of criminal justice professionals in Topeka has grown by 22% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Topeka has also increased.

Topeka Vs. Kansas Criminal Justice employment growth

12,790 13,740 13,080 13,460 12,700
1,430 1,610 1,550 1,980 1,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Topeka

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Topeka

$33,226 $31,752 $35,408 $33,006 $35,863
$35,320 $36,780 $37,980 $38,200 $38,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Topeka
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Topeka

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Topeka have increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in Topeka reportedly earned an average salary of $35,863 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Topeka was $33,226 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Topeka is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Topeka

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Criminal justice professionals in Topeka earn a median salary of $33,162 per year. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 98%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,535 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $50,612 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Topeka

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
Forensic Science

On average criminal justice professional salaries in Topeka are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Topeka


There is only one accredited criminal justice school in the city. Many of Topeka's criminal justice professionals are graduates of this school.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Topeka


Topeka's criminal justice schools offer 5 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Topeka


In 2010 approximately 98 students graduated from criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Topeka, Kansas

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