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!
University of Wisconsin-Platteville offers 4 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies degree programs. It's a medium sized, public, four-year university in a faraway town. In 2019, 134 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies students graduated with students earning 109 Bachelor's degrees, and 25 Master's degrees.
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee offers 2 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies degree programs. It's a very large, public, four-year university in a large city. In 2019, 121 Criminal Justice/Safety Studies students graduated with students earning 98 Bachelor's degrees, and 23 Master's degrees.
|School||Average Tuition||Student Teacher Ratio||Enrolled Students|
|University of Wisconsin-Platteville Platteville, WI||26 : 1||8,271|
|University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Milwaukee, WI||24 : 1||25,731|
|University of Wisconsin-Parkside Kenosha, WI||27 : 1||4,388|
|University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Oshkosh, WI||37 : 1||15,521|
|Herzing University-Madison Madison, WI||49 : 1||2,174|
|Concordia University-Wisconsin Mequon, WI||24 : 1||5,777|
|University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Eau Claire, WI||27 : 1||11,255|
|Marian University Fond Du Lac, WI||23 : 1||1,656|
|Edgewood College Madison, WI||14 : 1||2,038|
|Herzing University-Kenosha Kenosha, WI||42 : 1||594|
|Viterbo University La Crosse, WI||25 : 1||2,592|
|Herzing University-Brookfield Brookfield, WI||29 : 1||559|
|Cardinal Stritch University Milwaukee, WI||26 : 1||1,896|
|Southwest Wisconsin Technical College Fennimore, WI||34 : 1||2,640|
|Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College Shell Lake, WI||19 : 1||2,966|
|Gateway Technical College Kenosha, WI||45 : 1||10,050|
|Milwaukee Area Technical College Milwaukee, WI||28 : 1||14,482|
|Northcentral Technical College Wausau, WI||45 : 1||6,177|
|Mid-State Technical College Wisconsin Rapids, WI||33 : 1||2,806|