Best Criminal Justice Colleges in Mississippi

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We have created a 2019 ranking of the best colleges in Mississippi 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 12 Criminal Justice schools located within Mississippi. 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 Mississippi for 2019

Rank School Name Location Description   Rating
1 University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg, MS

University of Southern Mississippi offers 4 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a large public university in a small city. In 2015, 71 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 66 Bachelor's degrees, 4 Master's degrees, 1 Doctoral degree.

Based on 24 Reviews
2 Jackson State University Jackson, MS

Jackson State University offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a medium sized public university in a mid sized city. In 2015, 83 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 73 Bachelor's degrees, and 10 Master's degrees.

3 Mississippi Valley State University Itta Bena, MS

Mississippi Valley State University offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a small public university in a remote town. In 2015, 28 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 28 Bachelor's degrees.

4 Alcorn State University Alcorn State, MS

Alcorn State University offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a medium sized public university in a remote rural. In 2015, 24 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 24 Bachelor's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews
5 Delta State University Cleveland, MS

Delta State University offers 2 Criminal Justice Degree programs. It's a small public university in a remote town. In 2015, 16 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 11 Bachelor's degrees, and 5 Master's degrees.

6 Mississippi Delta Community College Moorhead, MS

Mississippi Delta Community College offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a remote town. In 2015, 24 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 24 Associate's degrees.

7 Copiah-Lincoln Community College Wesson, MS

Copiah-Lincoln Community College offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a far away rural. In 2015, 21 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 21 Associate's degrees.

8 Coahoma Community College Clarksdale, MS

Coahoma Community College offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a small public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 17 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 17 Associate's degrees.

9 Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville, MS

Northeast Mississippi Community College offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a medium sized public college in a remote town. In 2015, 7 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 7 Associate's degrees.

10 Hinds Community College Raymond, MS

Hinds Community College offers 1 Criminal Justice Degree program. It's a large public college in a outlying rural. In 2015, 3 students graduated in the study area of Criminal Justice with students earning 3 Associate's degrees.

Based on 4 Reviews

List of all Criminal Justice Colleges in Mississippi

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School Logo School Name Average tuition Student Teacher Ratio Enrolled Students
University of Southern Mississippi University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg, MS
2/5
20 : 1 14,551
Jackson State University Jackson State University Jackson, MS
2/5
22 : 1 9,802
Mississippi Valley State University Mississippi Valley State University Itta Bena, MS
2/5
18 : 1 2,309
Alcorn State University Alcorn State University Alcorn State, MS
2/5
20 : 1 3,518
Delta State University Delta State University Cleveland, MS
2/5
19 : 1 3,454
Mississippi Delta Community College Mississippi Delta Community College Moorhead, MS
2/5
18 : 1 2,402
Copiah-Lincoln Community College Copiah-Lincoln Community College Wesson, MS
2/5
27 : 1 3,098
Coahoma Community College Coahoma Community College Clarksdale, MS
2/5
28 : 1 2,148
Northeast Mississippi Community College Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville, MS
2/5
29 : 1 3,569
Hinds Community College Hinds Community College Raymond, MS
2/5
24 : 1 11,935
Pearl River Community College Pearl River Community College Poplarville, MS
2/5
20 : 1 4,379
Blue Mountain College Blue Mountain College Blue Mountain, MS
3/5
13 : 1 483

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    • B.S. in Justice Studies
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    • M.S. in Leadership: Disaster Preparedness & Executive Fire Leadership
    • Master of Public Administration with an Emphasis in Government and Policy

Additional Criminal Justice Degree Facts for Mississippi Schools

Mississippi Schools offering online Criminal Justice degrees

Online Criminal Justice degrees are available at a variety of different schools with as many as 24 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
Mississippi Delta Community College 0 24 0 0 0
Delta State University 0 0 0 5 0
How many Mississippi schools offer online Criminal Justice degrees?
  • 1 Associate's
  • 1 Master's

What Criminal Justice degree programs were earned in Mississippi?

Degree Level Program Length Colleges Graduates
Associate's 2-year Length 6 Colleges 75 Graduates
Bachelor's 4-year Length 6 Colleges 202 Graduates
Doctoral 1-2 year Length 1 Colleges 1 Graduates
Master's 1+ years Length 3 Colleges 19 Graduates
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