These days getting a degree in criminal justice is becoming more widely popular. This is because a criminal justice degree is a good launching pad for other career paths, and because more law enforcement agencies are requiring some college credit in order to qualify for specific positions. A criminal justice program will teach individuals research methods, statistics, corrections, criminal law, and give students a background knowledge on how the institutions function.
Jobs an individual with a criminal justice degree may obtain include but aren’t limited to probation officer, forensic science technician, police officer, corrections officer, detective, warden, security guard, crime scene investigator, and state trooper. If you’re interested in any of these rewarding careers, get started on your criminal justice degree!
Grand Canyon University offers 2 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies degree programs. It's a very large, private for-profit, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 101 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies students graduated with students earning 101 Master's degrees.
American InterContinental University offers 4 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies degree programs. It's a medium sized, private for-profit, four-year university in a outlying rural area. In 2019, 450 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies students graduated with students earning 288 Bachelor's degrees, and 162 Associate's degrees.
Glendale Community College offers 3 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies degree programs. It's a large, public, two-year college in a large suburb. In 2019, 37 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies students graduated with students earning 19 Certificates, and 18 Associate's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Grand Canyon University Phoenix, AZ||218 : 1||96,211|
|American InterContinental University Chandler, AZ||191 : 1||9,952|
|Paradise Valley Community College Phoenix, AZ||69 : 1||7,900|
|South Mountain Community College Phoenix, AZ||71 : 1||4,321|
|Estrella Mountain Community College Avondale, AZ||98 : 1||10,120|
|Chandler-Gilbert Community College Chandler, AZ||111 : 1||15,585|
|GateWay Community College Phoenix, AZ||49 : 1||5,067|
|Glendale Community College Glendale, AZ||69 : 1||18,054|
|Phoenix College Phoenix, AZ||73 : 1||11,109|
|Mesa Community College Mesa, AZ||68 : 1||20,351|
|Scottsdale Community College Scottsdale, AZ||60 : 1||8,602|
|Yavapai College Prescott, AZ||65 : 1||7,428|
|Pima Community College Tucson, AZ||76 : 1||19,512|
|Central Arizona College Coolidge, AZ||48 : 1||4,793|
|Mohave Community College Kingman, AZ||53 : 1||4,348|
|Rio Salado College Tempe, AZ||406 : 1||19,103|