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Criminology Schools In Rhode Island

Rhode Island has is only one accredited criminology school where criminology faculty who teach criminology classes can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminology academic community in Rhode Island, and the future trends in criminology training at the criminology bachelors degree level.


  1. University of Rhode Island

    Kingston, Rhode Island 02881

    160 U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Rhode Island Vs. National Criminology Employment

Rhode Island 360
National 204,250

Of all of the criminology professionals in the country, nearly 0% are in the state of Rhode Island.

Employment Growth for Criminology professionals In Rhode Island

330 360 350 370 360
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Criminology is a growing field in Rhode Island. 30 more criminology professionals were working in Rhode Island in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Rhode Island, this field has grown by 9% in four years. This growth is faster than the change in the number of criminology professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of criminology professionals has grown by 6% from 2006 to 2010.

Criminology VS. All Professions salaries in Rhode Island

$59,720 $62,120 $65,110 $68,000 $71,450
$45,814 $47,319 $48,863 $50,877 $52,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminology
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Rhode Island, as the number of criminology professionals is growing, the salaries earned by criminology professionals are increasing. Criminology professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $59,720 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $71,450 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Criminology professionals in Rhode Island

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This represents a growth in salaries of 16%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. There is a 137% 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 Rhode Island.

Average Salaries for Criminology professionals and related professions in Rhode Island

Criminal Justice
Mental Health

In Rhode Island, 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 Rhode Island


A majority of these graduates, or 100%, graduated with a bachelor's degree in criminology.

Criminology Faculty Salaries in Rhode Island

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