Best Criminal Justice Colleges in Louisiana

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Louisiana 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 21 Criminal Justice schools located within Louisiana. 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 Louisiana for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 Grambling State University Grambling, LA

Grambling State University offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a far away town. In 2015, 204 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 109 Bachelor's degrees, and 95 Master's degrees.

2 Southern University and A & M College Baton Rouge, LA

Southern University and A & M College offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 91 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 63 Bachelor's degrees, and 28 Master's degrees.

Based on 8 Reviews
3 University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette, LA

University of Louisiana at Lafayette offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 65 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 64 Bachelor's degrees, and 1 Master's degree.

Based on 24 Reviews
4 Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans, LA

Loyola University New Orleans offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized private university in a large city. In 2015, 31 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 31 Master's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
5 Southern University at New Orleans New Orleans, LA

Southern University at New Orleans offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a small public university in a large city. In 2015, 72 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 38 Master's degrees, and 34 Bachelor's degrees.

6 McNeese State University Lake Charles, LA

McNeese State University offers 3 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a small city. In 2015, 60 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 57 Bachelor's degrees, and 3 Master's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
7 Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches, LA

Northwestern State University of Louisiana offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a remote town. In 2015, 59 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 59 Bachelor's degrees.

8 University of Louisiana at Monroe Monroe, LA

University of Louisiana at Monroe offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a small city. In 2015, 68 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 48 Bachelor's degrees, and 20 Master's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
9 Southeastern Louisiana University Hammond, LA

Southeastern Louisiana University offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 89 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 89 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 16 Reviews
10 SOWELA Technical Community College Lake Charles, LA

SOWELA Technical Community College offers 3 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public college in a small city. In 2015, 140 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 115 Certificates degrees, and 25 Associate's degrees.

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
Grambling State University Grambling State University Grambling, LA
2/5
25 : 1 4,541
Southern University and A & M College Southern University and A & M College Baton Rouge, LA
2/5
18 : 1 6,401
University of Louisiana at Lafayette University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette, LA
3/5
27 : 1 17,508
Loyola University New Orleans Loyola University New Orleans New Orleans, LA
5/5
13 : 1 4,087
Southern University at New Orleans Southern University at New Orleans New Orleans, LA
2/5
18 : 1 2,792
McNeese State University McNeese State University Lake Charles, LA
2/5
27 : 1 8,153
Northwestern State University of Louisiana Northwestern State University of Louisiana Natchitoches, LA
2/5
28 : 1 9,179
University of Louisiana at Monroe University of Louisiana at Monroe Monroe, LA
2/5
27 : 1 8,804
Southeastern Louisiana University Southeastern Louisiana University Hammond, LA
2/5
29 : 1 14,581
SOWELA Technical Community College SOWELA Technical Community College Lake Charles, LA
2/5
36 : 1 3,722
Louisiana State University-Shreveport Louisiana State University-Shreveport Shreveport, LA
2/5
32 : 1 4,428
Louisiana State University-Alexandria Louisiana State University-Alexandria Alexandria, LA
2/5
30 : 1 3,104
Dillard University Dillard University New Orleans, LA
4/5
13 : 1 1,185
Central Louisiana Technical Community College Central Louisiana Technical Community College Alexandria, LA
2/5
29 : 1 2,445
Bossier Parish Community College Bossier Parish Community College Bossier City, LA
2/5
42 : 1 7,839
Northshore Technical Community College Northshore Technical Community College Bogalusa, LA
2/5
39 : 1 3,655
Louisiana College Louisiana College Pineville, LA
4/5
14 : 1 1,092
South Louisiana Community College South Louisiana Community College Lafayette, LA
2/5
40 : 1 6,958
Herzing University-Kenner Herzing University-Kenner Kenner, LA
3/5
13 : 1 495
Career Technical College-Monroe Career Technical College-Monroe Monroe, LA
3/5
30 : 1 587
Career Technical College-Shreveport Career Technical College-Shreveport Shreveport, LA
3/5
16 : 1 245

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Additional Criminal Justice Degree Facts for Louisiana Schools

Louisiana Schools offering online Criminal Justice degrees

Online Criminal Justice degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 95 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
Grambling State University 0 0 0 95 0
Southern University and A & M College 0 0 63 28 0
Bossier Parish Community College 0 63 0 0 0
Northwestern State University of Louisiana 0 0 59 0 0
McNeese State University 0 0 56 3 0
How many Louisiana schools offer online Criminal Justice degrees?
  • 2 Certificates
  • 4 Associate's
  • 7 Bachelor's
  • 4 Master's

What Criminal Justice degree programs were earned in Louisiana?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 8 Colleges 136 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 13 Colleges 562 Graduates
Certificates < 1 year Length 3 Colleges 156 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 7 Colleges 216 Graduates
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