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Criminology Schools In Arizona

There are 2 accredited criminology schools in Arizona for faculty who teach criminology classes to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminology academic community in Arizona, and the future trends in criminology training at the following levels:


  1. Arizona State University

    Tempe, Arizona 85287

    132 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Northern Arizona University

    Knoles Drive, Babbitt Administrative Center, Flagstaff, Arizona 86011-4132

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Arizona Vs. National Criminology Employment

Arizona 7,860
National 204,250

Of all of the criminology professionals that work in the US, approximately 4% work in Arizona state.

Employment Growth for Criminology professionals In Arizona

8,260 8,500 8,630 8,220 7,860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of criminology professionals is shrinking in Arizona. 400 less criminology professionals were working in Arizona in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 5% decline in the field. This decline is slower than the national trend for criminology professionals which shows a 6% increase in the number of criminology professionals working around the nation.

Criminology VS. All Professions salaries in Arizona

$50,677 $53,607 $56,890 $60,423 $66,980
$42,177 $43,423 $45,140 $46,513 $48,330
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to criminology professionals are growing in Arizona. In 2006 criminology professionals made a mean salary of $50,677 per year, and in 2010 they made $66,980 per year.

Salary percentiles for Criminology professionals in Arizona

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This represents a growth in salaries of 24%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of criminology, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid criminology professionals earning 102% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Arizona state.

Average Salaries for Criminology professionals and related professions in Arizona

Criminal Justice
Mental Health

In Arizona, criminology professionals make, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Criminology programs available for each degree type for all schools in Arizona


67% of these graduates received a master's degree in criminology.

Criminology Faculty Salaries in Arizona

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