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!
Wichita State University offers 4 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies degree programs. It's a large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 78 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies students graduated with students earning 67 Bachelor's degrees, and 11 Master's degrees.
Pittsburg State University offers 1 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a faraway town. In 2019, 19 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies students graduated with students earning 19 Bachelor's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|Wichita State University Wichita, KS||27 : 1||15,342|
|Southwestern College Winfield, KS||36 : 1||1,512|
|Fort Hays State University Hays, KS||43 : 1||15,908|
|Newman University Wichita, KS||36 : 1||3,205|
|Friends University Wichita, KS||30 : 1||1,818|
|National American University-Wichita Wichita, KS|
|Pittsburg State University Pittsburg, KS||23 : 1||6,645|
|Butler Community College El Dorado, KS||52 : 1||7,964|
|National American University-Overland Park Overland Park, KS||14|
|Independence Community College Independence, KS||30 : 1||890|
|Allen County Community College Iola, KS||80 : 1||2,407|
|National American University-Garden City Garden City, KS|