Criminal Justice Schools In Wisconsin

In Wisconsin, there are 47 accredited schools where criminal justice classes faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice training in Wisconsin, 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. Madison Area Technical College

    3550 Anderson St, Madison, Wisconsin 53704

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  2. Blackhawk Technical College

    6004 County Road G, Janesville, Wisconsin 53547-5009

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  3. Carroll University

    100 N East Ave, Waukesha, Wisconsin 53186

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  4. Carthage College

    2001 Alford Park Dr, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53140-1994

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  5. Concordia University-Wisconsin

    12800 N Lake Shore Dr, Mequon, Wisconsin 53097-2402

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  6. Edgewood College

    1000 Edgewood College Drive, Madison, Wisconsin 53711-1997

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  7. Fox Valley Technical College

    1825 N Bluemound Dr, Appleton, Wisconsin 54912-2277

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  8. Gateway Technical College

    3520 30th Ave, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53144-1690

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  9. ITT Technical Institute-Greenfield

    6300 W Layton Ave, Greenfield, Wisconsin 53220-4612

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  10. Lakeshore Technical College

    1290 North Avenue, Cleveland, Wisconsin 53015-1414

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  11. Marian University in Fond Du Lac

    45 S National Ave, Fond Du Lac, Wisconsin 54935-4699

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  12. Marquette University

    615 N 11th St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233

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  13. Mid-State Technical College

    500 32nd St N, Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin 54494

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  14. Milwaukee Area Technical College

    700 W State St, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233-1443

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  15. Moraine Park Technical College

    235 N National Avenue, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin 54936-1940

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  16. Mount Mary College

    2900 N. Menomonee River Pky, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53222-4597

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  17. Nicolet Area Technical College

    Hwy G South, Rhinelander, Wisconsin 54501-0518

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  18. Northcentral Technical College

    1000 Campus Dr, Wausau, Wisconsin 54401-1899

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  19. Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

    2740 W Mason St, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54307-9042

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  20. Southwest Wisconsin Technical College

    1800 Bronson Blvd, Fennimore, Wisconsin 53809-9778

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  21. Bryant and Stratton College-Milwaukee

    310 W. Wisconsin Avenue Suite 500, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53203-2608

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  22. Viterbo University

    900 Viterbo Drive, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601-8804

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  23. Chippewa Valley Technical College

    620 W Clairemont Ave, Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54701-6162

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  24. Waukesha County Technical College

    800 Main Street, Pewaukee, Wisconsin 53072-4601

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  25. Western Technical College in La Crosse

    400 Seventh St. North, La Crosse, Wisconsin 54602-0908

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  26. Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College

    505 Pine Ridge Drive, Shell Lake, Wisconsin 54871-8727

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  27. University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire

    105 Garfield Avenue, Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54702-4004

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  28. University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh

    800 Algoma Blvd, Oshkosh, Wisconsin 54901

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  29. University of Wisconsin-Parkside

    900 Wood Rd, Kenosha, Wisconsin 53141-2000

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  30. Herzing University in Madison

    5218 E. Terrace Dr., Madison, Wisconsin 53718

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  31. University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

    2200 E Kenwood Blvd, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53201-0413

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  32. University of Wisconsin-Platteville

    1 University Plz, Platteville, Wisconsin 53818-3001

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  33. College of Menominee Nation

    N172 State Highway 47&55, Keshena, Wisconsin 54135-1179

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  34. ITT Technical Institute-Green Bay

    470 Security Blvd, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54313

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  35. University of Phoenix-Milwaukee Campus

    20075 Watertower Blvd, Brookfield, Wisconsin 53045-3573

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  36. University of Phoenix-Madison Campus

    2310 Crossroads Dr Ste 3000, Madison, Wisconsin 53718-2416

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  37. Sanford-Brown College in West Allis

    6737 W Washington St - Ste 2355, West Allis, Wisconsin 53214

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  38. Rasmussen College-Wisconsin

    904 South Taylor Street, Suite 100, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54303-2349

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  39. Bryant and Stratton College-Wauwatosa

    10950 W Potter Road, Wauwatosa, Wisconsin 53226

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  40. ITT Technical Institute in Madison, WI

    2450 Rimrock Road, Ste 100, Madison, Wisconsin 53713

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  41. Globe University-Eau Claire

    4955 Bullis Farm Rd, Eau Claire, Wisconsin 54701-5168

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  42. Bryant and Stratton College-Glendale

    500 Silverspring Rd Ste K340, Glendale, Wisconsin 53217

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  43. Globe University-Madison East

    4901 Eastpark Blvd, Madison, Wisconsin 53718

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  44. Globe University_??_??_Green Bay

    2620 Development Drive, Green Bay, Wisconsin 54311

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  45. Globe University_??_??_Madison West

    1345 Deming Way, Middleton, Wisconsin 53562

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  46. Globe University_??_??_Wausau

    1480 Country Road XX, Rothschild, Wisconsin 54474

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  47. Globe University _??_??_La Crosse

    2651 Midwest Dr, Onalaska, Wisconsin 54650

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Wisconsin Vs. National Criminal Justice Employment

Wisconsin 24,660
National 1,897,220

Of all of the criminal justice professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Wisconsin state.

Employment Growth for Criminal justice professionals In Wisconsin

22,270 24,550 24,940 24,690 24,400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Wisconsin, criminal justice is a growing field. 2,130 more criminal justice professionals were working in Wisconsin in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Wisconsin, this field has grown by 10% in four years. 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 Wisconsin

$37,514 $29,546 $39,624 $39,453 $41,423
$43,308 $43,685 $45,556 $47,117 $48,374
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice
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In Wisconsin, as the number of criminal justice professionals is growing, the salaries earned by criminal justice professionals are increasing. Criminal justice professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $37,514 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $41,423 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Wisconsin

10th percentile
$28,423
25th percentile
$32,688
50th percentile
$38,630
75th percentile
$45,940
90th percentile
$63,005

Thus, criminal justice professionals' salaries grew by 9% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 122% 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 Wisconsin.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Wisconsin

Criminal Justice
$40,644
Criminology
$60,610
Forensic Science
$47,270
Homeland Security
$40,477
Paralegal
$40,205

In Wisconsin, criminal justice professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice programs available for each degree type for all schools in Wisconsin

associate
36
bachelor
33
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
12
Total83

The number of students graduating from the 47 accredited criminal justice schools in Wisconsin is decreasing. In Wisconsin, there were 2,534 graduates in 2006. And there were 1,727 graduates from criminal justice courses in 2010.

This represents a 32% decrease in the number of criminal justice degree or certificate school graduates in Wisconsin state. Most of these graduates, or 43%, earned a associate's degree in criminal justice.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Wisconsin

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