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Criminology Schools In Oklahoma

In Oklahoma, there are 2 accredited schools where criminology classes faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminology academic community in Oklahoma, and the future trends in criminology training at the criminology bachelors degree level.


  1. Oklahoma Wesleyan University

    2201 Silver Lake Rd, Bartlesville, Oklahoma 74006-6299

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Cameron University

    2800 Gore Blvd, Lawton, Oklahoma 73505

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Oklahoma Vs. National Criminology Employment

Oklahoma 2,670
National 204,250

Of all of the criminology professionals that work in the US, approximately 1% work in Oklahoma state.

Employment Growth for Criminology professionals In Oklahoma

2,180 2,160 2,030 2,730 2,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Oklahoma, the field of criminology is growing. There were 490 more criminology professionals working in Oklahoma in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 22% growth in the field. 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 Oklahoma

$36,685 $38,055 $40,075 $43,110 $45,945
$38,070 $39,720 $40,527 $41,574 $42,968
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to criminology professionals are growing in Oklahoma. The mean salary for criminology professionals in 2006 was $36,685 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $45,945 per year.

Salary percentiles for Criminology professionals in Oklahoma

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Thus, criminology professionals' salaries grew by 20% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. In Oklahoma state, within the field of criminology, there is a huge variation in pay. The highest paid criminology professionals earn 200% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket.

Average Salaries for Criminology professionals and related professions in Oklahoma

Criminal Justice
Mental Health

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

Educational Trends

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


As the number of criminology professionals is increasing in Oklahoma state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited criminology schools in Oklahoma state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 70 criminology graduates from criminology courses in Oklahoma and in 2010 there were 58 graduates.

Thus there was a 17% percent decrease in the number of criminology school degree or certificate graduates in Oklahoma. 100% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in criminology.

Criminology Faculty Salaries in Oklahoma

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