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Criminology Schools In Indiana

There are 5 accredited criminology schools in Indiana for faculty who teach criminology classes to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminology and criminology training in Indiana, which includes criminology training at the following levels:


  1. Butler University

    4600 Sunset Ave, Indianapolis, Indiana 46208

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  2. Indiana State University

    210 N 7th St, Terre Haute, Indiana 47809

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  3. Oakland City University

    138 N Lucretia St, Oakland City, Indiana 47660-1099

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  4. Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College

    St Hwy 150, Saint Mary-Of-The-Woods, Indiana 47876-1099

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  5. Valparaiso University

    US Highway 30 and Sturdy Road, Valparaiso, Indiana 46383

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Professional Trends

Indiana Vs. National Criminology Employment

Indiana 3,220
National 204,250

Of all of the criminology professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Indiana.

Employment Growth for Criminology professionals In Indiana

3,010 3,080 3,630 3,490 3,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Indiana, criminology is a growing field. In Indiana, 210 more criminology professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of criminology has grown by 7% in Indiana. This is faster than the trend for criminology professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of criminology professionals has grown by 6% between 2006 and 2010.

Criminology VS. All Professions salaries in Indiana

$40,345 $43,395 $43,620 $45,505 $47,840
$41,263 $43,445 $44,845 $44,830 $45,974
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Indiana, as the number of criminology professionals is growing, the salaries earned by criminology professionals are increasing. In 2006 criminology professionals made a mean salary of $40,345 per year, and in 2010 they made $47,840 per year.

Salary percentiles for Criminology professionals in Indiana

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This represents a growth in salaries of 16%. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 187% pay differential between the highest paid criminology professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket. Thus, there is huge variation in pay, within the field of criminology in Indiana.

Average Salaries for Criminology professionals and related professions in Indiana

Criminal Justice
Mental Health

Criminology professionals in Indiana earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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


The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited criminology schools in Indiana is decreasing. In 2006, 165 students graduated from criminology courses in Indiana. And in 2010, 145 students graduated.

Thus there was a 12% percent decrease in the number of criminology school degree or certificate graduates in Indiana. A majority of these graduates, or 83%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in criminology.

Criminology Faculty Salaries in Indiana

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We are now in the process of collecting data for the number of criminology faculty in Indiana, growth in the field of criminology academia and criminology faculty salaries in Indiana. If you are involved in teaching criminology courses to students at the bachelors degree in criminology, and masters degree in criminology levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of criminology in Indiana. A summary of what your peers have told us up until now will be available once you submit your information.

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