FIND YOUR DEGREE is an advertising-supported site. Featured programs and school search results are for schools that compensate us. This compensation does not influence our school rankings, resource guides, or other information published on this site.

Criminal Justice Schools In Hawaii

Hawaii has 9 accredited criminal justice schools where criminal justice faculty who teach criminal justice classes can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the state of Hawaii, which encompasses criminal justice training at the following levels:


  1. Chaminade University of Honolulu

    3140 Waialae Avenue, Honolulu, Hawaii 96816-1578

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. University of Hawaii at Hilo

    200 W Kawili St, Hilo, Hawaii 96720-4091

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Hawaii Pacific University

    1166 Fort Street Mall, Suite 203, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-2785

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Honolulu Community College

    874 Dillingham Blvd, Honolulu, Hawaii 96817-4598

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. University of Hawaii Maui College

    310 Kaahumanu Ave, Kahului, Hawaii 96732-1617

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. Argosy University-Hawaii

    400 ASB Tower, 1001 Bishop Street, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Remington College-Honolulu Campus

    1111 Bishop St Ste 400, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-2811

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Hawaii Community College

    1175 Manono St, Hilo, Hawaii 96720-4091

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  9. University of Phoenix-Hawaii Campus

    745 Fort Street Ste 2000, Honolulu, Hawaii 96813-3800

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Hawaii Vs. National Criminal Justice Employment

Hawaii 13,500
National 1,897,220

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

Employment Growth for Criminal justice professionals In Hawaii

10,360 12,450 13,990 13,990 13,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Hawaii, criminal justice is a growing field. In Hawaii, 3,060 more criminal justice professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of criminal justice has grown by 30% in Hawaii. 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 Hawaii

$44,308 $46,586 $48,815 $49,646 $51,582
$46,651 $47,931 $49,192 $50,493 $52,227
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to criminal justice professionals are growing in Hawaii. In 2006 criminal justice professionals made a mean salary of $44,308 per year, and in 2010 they made $51,582 per year.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Hawaii

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

This represents a growth in salaries of 14%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Hawaii state, within the field of criminal justice, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid criminal justice professionals earn 84% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Hawaii

Criminal Justice
Forensic Science
Homeland Security

In Hawaii, 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 Hawaii


As the number of criminal justice professionals is increasing in Hawaii state, the number of students graduating from the 9 accredited criminal justice schools in Hawaii state is decreasing. In 2006, 538 students graduated from criminal justice courses in Hawaii. And in 2010, 261 students graduated.

Thus there was a 51% percent decrease in the number of criminal justice school degree or certificate graduates in Hawaii. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned a bachelor's degree in criminal justice.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Hawaii

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

Currently we are in the process of collecting data for the number of criminal justice faculty in Hawaii, growth in the field of criminal justice academia and faculty salaries in Hawaii. If you are involved in teaching criminal justice courses to students at the certificate in criminal justice, associates degree in criminal justice, bachelors degree in criminal justice, and masters degree in criminal justice levels, please anonymously submit your information in the field below. By doing so, you will be helping us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future criminal justice faculty in Hawaii. A summary of the information we have collected thus far will appear once you submit your information.

Career Index

Your free online education database