Best Criminal Justice Colleges in Florida

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We have created a 2018 ranking of the best colleges in Florida that offer Criminal Justice degrees to help you find a school that fits your needs. Each school's ranking is based on the compilation of our data from reliable government sources, student surveys, college graduate interviews, and editorial review. In addition, you can view our entire list of all 22 Criminal Justice schools located within Florida. We also provide reviews, facts, and questions and answers for schools on our site and offer you access to get valuable information from colleges and universities today.

Best Criminal Justice Colleges in Florida for 2018

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Florida State University Tallahassee, FL

Florida State University offers 4 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 625 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 552 Bachelor's degrees, 67 Master's degrees, and 6 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 48 Reviews
2 University of Central Florida Orlando, FL

University of Central Florida offers 3 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 532 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 451 Bachelor's degrees, and 81 Master's degrees.

Based on 68 Reviews
3 Florida International University Miami, FL

Florida International University offers 3 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large suburb. In 2015, 549 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 508 Bachelor's degrees, and 41 Master's degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
4 Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton, FL

Florida Atlantic University offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 386 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 386 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 32 Reviews
5 Saint Leo University Saint Leo, FL

Saint Leo University offers 6 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large private university in a small suburb. In 2015, 431 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 383 Bachelor's degrees, 30 Associate's degrees, 18 Certificates degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
6 University of North Florida Jacksonville, FL

University of North Florida offers 3 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large public university in a large city. In 2015, 218 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 197 Bachelor's degrees, and 21 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
7 Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Tallahassee, FL

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 179 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 179 Bachelor's degrees.

8 Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale, FL

Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large private university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 260 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 140 Bachelor's degrees, and 120 Associate's degrees.

9 Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale, FL

Nova Southeastern University offers 3 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large private university in a large suburb. In 2015, 102 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 69 Master's degrees, 29 Bachelor's degrees, and 4 Doctoral degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
10 The University of West Florida Pensacola, FL

The University of West Florida offers 4 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a small city. In 2015, 100 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 86 Bachelor's degrees, and 14 Master's degrees.

Based on 24 Reviews

List of all Criminal Justice Colleges in Florida

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Florida State University Florida State University Tallahassee, FL
2/5
25 : 1 40,830
University of Central Florida University of Central Florida Orlando, FL
2/5
41 : 1 62,953
Florida International University Florida International University Miami, FL
2/5
34 : 1 49,782
Florida Atlantic University Florida Atlantic University Boca Raton, FL
2/5
33 : 1 30,380
Saint Leo University Saint Leo University Saint Leo, FL
4/5
32 : 1 15,800
University Logo University of North Florida Jacksonville, FL
2/5
27 : 1 15,675
Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Tallahassee, FL
2/5
17 : 1 9,928
Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale, FL
4/5
13 : 1 16,579
Nova Southeastern University Nova Southeastern University Fort Lauderdale, FL
5/5
22 : 1 23,236
University Logo The University of West Florida Pensacola, FL
2/5
30 : 1 12,763
Florida Gulf Coast University Florida Gulf Coast University Fort Myers, FL
2/5
28 : 1 14,833
University Logo Southeastern University Lakeland, FL
4/5
25 : 1 4,538
St Thomas University St Thomas University Miami Gardens, FL
5/5
23 : 1 4,918
Edward Waters College Edward Waters College Jacksonville, FL
3/5
34 : 1 2,254
Florida Technical College Florida Technical College Orlando, FL 39 : 1 4,575
Indian River State College Indian River State College Fort Pierce, FL
2/5
46 : 1 18,204
Florida National University-Main Campus Florida National University-Main Campus Hialeah, FL
3/5
28 : 1 2,492
University Logo Polk State College Winter Haven, FL
2/5
47 : 1 10,657
Hodges University Hodges University Naples, FL
3/5
20 : 1 1,723
Fortis College-Orange Park Fortis College-Orange Park Orange Park, FL
3/5
22 : 1 362
Herzing University-Winter Park Herzing University-Winter Park Winter Park, FL
3/5
14 : 1 446
Brown Mackie College-Miami Brown Mackie College-Miami Miramar, FL
3/5
16 : 1 476

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Additional Criminal Justice Degree Facts for Florida Schools

Florida Schools offering online Criminal Justice degrees

Online Criminal Justice degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 529 degrees earned at the most popular school. Read more below about all schools that have offered online Criminal Justice degrees. If you are interested learning more about getting a degree online, check out our page dedicated to online degree information.

Certificate
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Doctoral
School Name Certificate Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctoral
Florida International University 0 0 495 0 0
University of Central Florida 0 0 448 81 0
Saint Leo University 1 30 382 0 0
Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale 0 120 140 0 0
Florida Gulf Coast University 0 0 118 0 0
How many Florida schools offer online Criminal Justice degrees?
  • 2 Certificates
  • 6 Associate's
  • 8 Bachelor's
  • 5 Master's

What Criminal Justice degree programs were earned in Florida?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 11 Colleges 286 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 21 Colleges 3,242 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 2 Colleges 18 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 2 Colleges 10 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 9 Colleges 305 Graduates
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