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Criminal Justice & Corrections Schools in Kansas

48 Criminal Justice students earned their degrees in the state in 2018-2019.

As a degree choice, Criminal Justice & Corrections is the 48th most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Criminal Justice & Corrections Majors in Kansas

Criminal Justice majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 43
Post-Master’s Certificate 5
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 5

Gender Distribution

In Kansas, a criminal justice major is more popular with men than with women.

Criminal Justice & Corrections Majors in KS Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of criminal justice majors in Kansas is as follows:

  • Asian: 2.1%
  • Black or African American: 2.1%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.4%
  • White: 50.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 6.2%
  • Other Races: 29.2%
Criminal Justice & Corrections Majors in KS Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Criminal Justice & Corrections Grads in Kansas

There are 33,640 people in the state and 4,117,080 people in the nation working in criminal justice jobs.

Criminal Justice & Corrections Jobs Nationwide vs. KS

Wages for Criminal Justice & Corrections Jobs in Kansas

Criminal Justice grads earn an average of $52,090 in the state and $72,390 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 4 colleges in Kansas that offer criminal justice degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
42% Graduation Rate
5,877 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 88%. Most students complete their degree in 4.56 years. Of all the students who attend this school, 98% get financial aid.

13 Degrees in Major Awarded
44% Graduation Rate
1,512 Total Students

This private institution charges an average net price of $23,029. 100% of the teachers are full time. The student loan default rate of 7.10% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

11 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
15,342 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 89% of students receive it. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 8.50%. The full-time teacher rate is 98%.

9 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
6,285 Total Students

Students who attend this public school pay an average net price of $13,683. Of all the students who attend this school, 92% get financial aid. Graduates earn an average $34,100 after graduation.

Criminal Justice & Corrections Careers in KS

Some of the careers criminal justice majors go into include:

Job Title KS Job Growth KS Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 30% $85,810
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 14% $41,360
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 14% $47,340
Accountants and Auditors 12% $61,130
Managers 11% $96,210
Forensic Science Technicians 9% $51,100
Computer Workers 8% $76,510
Financial Examiners 6% $65,510
Emergency Management Directors 4% $54,190

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to criminal justice.

Major Annual Graduates in KS
Homeland Security 13

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