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Criminology Schools In Kansas

Kansas has 3 accredited criminology schools where criminology faculty who teach criminology classes can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminology and criminology training in Kansas, which includes criminology training at the criminology bachelors degree level.


  1. Benedictine College

    1020 N 2nd St, Atchison, Kansas 66002-1499

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  2. Bethany College in Lindsborg

    335 E Swensson St, Lindsborg, Kansas 67456-1897

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. University of Saint Mary

    4100 S 4th St Trafficway, Leavenworth, Kansas 66048-5082

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Professional Trends

Kansas Vs. National Criminology Employment

Kansas 1,840
National 204,250

Approximately 1% of the country's criminology professionals work in Kansas state.

Employment Growth for Criminology professionals In Kansas

1,660 1,710 1,770 1,930 1,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of criminology professionals is growing in Kansas. 180 more criminology professionals were working in Kansas in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of criminology professionals has grown by 11%. 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 Kansas

$44,815 $46,290 $47,445 $46,295 $48,130
$41,394 $43,120 $44,217 $45,570 $46,014
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Kansas, 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 $44,815 per year, and in 2010 they made $48,130 per year.

Salary percentiles for Criminology professionals in Kansas

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This represents a 7% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. There is a 119% 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 Kansas.

Average Salaries for Criminology professionals and related professions in Kansas

Criminal Justice
Mental Health

In Kansas, criminology professionals earn, on average, more than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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


As the number of criminology professionals is increasing in Kansas state, the number of students graduating from the 3 accredited criminology schools in Kansas state is also increasing. In Kansas, there were 8 graduates in 2006. And there were 22 graduates from criminology courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of criminology school degree or certificate graduates in Kansas by 175%. Most of these graduates, or 100%, earned a bachelor's degree in criminology.

Criminology Faculty Salaries in Kansas

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