Criminal Justice & Corrections at SUNY Plattsburgh
SUNY Plattsburgh is located in Plattsburgh, New York and has a total student population of 5,109. Of the 1,289 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from SUNY Plattsburgh in 2021, 83 of them were criminal justice and corrections majors.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Criminal Justice & Corrections section at the bottom of this page.
SUNY Plattsburgh Criminal Justice & Corrections Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice
SUNY Plattsburgh Criminal Justice & Corrections Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the criminal justice progam at SUNY Plattsburgh compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The criminal justice major at SUNY Plattsburgh is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Criminal Justice & Corrections. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Most Popular Criminal Justice & Corrections Bachelor’s Degree Schools||170|
|Most Focused Criminal Justice & Corrections Bachelor’s Degree Schools||232|
|Most Popular Criminal Justice & Corrections Schools||359|
|Best Criminal Justice & Corrections Bachelor’s Degree Schools||393|
|Best Criminal Justice & Corrections Schools||528|
How Much Do Criminal Justice Graduates from SUNY Plattsburgh Make?
The median salary of criminal justice students who receive their bachelor's degree at SUNY Plattsburgh is $32,221. Unfortunately, this is lower than the national average of $34,135 for all criminal justice students.
Criminal Justice Student Demographics at SUNY Plattsburgh
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the criminal justice majors at SUNY Plattsburgh.
SUNY Plattsburgh Criminal Justice & Corrections Bachelor’s Program
About 67% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in criminal justice at SUNY Plattsburgh are white. This is above average for this degree on the nationwide level.
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from SUNY Plattsburgh with a bachelor's in criminal justice.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||12|
|Hispanic or Latino||9|
SUNY Plattsburgh also has a doctoral program available in criminal justice. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That Criminal Justice Grads May Go Into
A degree in criminal justice can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for SUNY Plattsburgh.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Accountants and Auditors||110,780||$96,300|
|Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers||53,560||$74,860|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||35,460||$64,490|
|Child, Family, and School Social Workers||28,530||$58,050|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
- Image Credit: By Erik Graham under License
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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