Criminal Justice Schools
In Tucson, Arizona

In Tucson, there are 6 criminal justice schools where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The trends in Tucson's criminal justice academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:

  • Criminal Justice Certificate
  • Associates degree in Criminal Justice
  • Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice


Professional Trends

Tucson Vs. Arizona Criminal Justice Employment

Tucson 3,250
Arizona 45,880

Exactly 3,250 of Arizona's 45,270 criminal justice professionals work in Tucson. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tucson, there has been a 49% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. Overall employment in Tucson has also decreased.

Tucson Vs. Arizona Criminal Justice employment growth

42,520 45,950 49,220 48,860 45,270
6,360 4,210 4,340 3,790 3,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tucson

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Tucson

$37,858 $34,868 $34,735 $33,380 $33,615
$36,420 $37,860 $39,650 $40,870 $42,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Tucson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tucson

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Tucson have decreased. In 2010 Tucson criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $33,615. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Tucson was $37,858 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tucson.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Tucson

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Tucson criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $31,220. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,045 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 110% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Tucson

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Tucson criminal justice professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Tucson


There are 6 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Tucson's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Tucson


Tucson's criminal justice schools offer 12 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Tucson


Approximately 158 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Tucson, Arizona

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