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Criminal Justice & Corrections Schools in New Hampshire

1,170 students earned Criminal Justice degrees in New Hampshire in the 2018-2019 year.

A Criminal Justice & Corrections major is the 8th most popular major in this state.

Education Levels of Criminal Justice & Corrections Majors in New Hampshire

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 681
Associate’s Degree 292
Master’s Degree 192
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 4
Post-Master’s Certificate 1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 1

Gender Distribution

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

Criminal Justice & Corrections Majors in NH Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.0%
  • Black or African American: 12.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 8.3%
  • White: 65.2%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 0.0%
  • Other Races: 12.6%
Criminal Justice & Corrections Majors in NH Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Criminal Justice & Corrections Grads in New Hampshire

There are 14,260 people in the state and 4,117,080 people in the nation working in criminal justice jobs.

Criminal Justice & Corrections Jobs Nationwide vs. NH

Wages for Criminal Justice & Corrections Jobs in New Hampshire

A typical salary for a criminal justice grad in the state is $70,790, compared to a typical salary of $72,390 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 13 colleges in New Hampshire that offer criminal justice degrees. Learn about the most popular 10 below:

861 Degrees in Major Awarded
59% Graduation Rate
104,068 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 75% of students receive it. It takes the average student 4.15 years to graduate. Graduates earn an average $38,900 after graduation.

65 Degrees in Major Awarded
58% Graduation Rate
5,059 Total Students

The average student takes 4.25 years to complete their degree at Plymouth State. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 17 to 1. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $33,100 a year.

47 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,478 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $17,289. Of all the students who attend this school, 79% get financial aid. Of all the teachers who work at the school, 21% are considered full time.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
34% Graduation Rate
2,521 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 27%. Of all the students who attend this school, 95% get financial aid. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $28,500 after earning their degree at this institution.

39 Degrees in Major Awarded
43% Graduation Rate
2,178 Total Students

The average student takes 4.21 years to complete their degree at Franklin Pierce College. Students who attend this private institution pay an average net price of $30,134. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
63% Graduation Rate
3,543 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $18,192. Graduates earn an average $33,900 after graduation. 50% of the teachers are full time.

20 Degrees in Major Awarded
23% Graduation Rate
2,025 Total Students

Graduates earn an average $32,200 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 9.70%. 84% of students get financical aid.

17 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,626 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $30,000 a year. The full-time teacher rate is 10%. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 62% of students receive it.

15 Degrees in Major Awarded
2,574 Total Students

11 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 13% of the teachers are full time. In their early career, New Hampshire State Trade School grads earn an average salary of $32,200.

#10

Rivier University

Nashua
12 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
2,319 Total Students

The full-time teacher rate is 27%. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school. It takes the average student 4.23 years to graduate.

Criminal Justice & Corrections Careers in NH

Some of the careers criminal justice majors go into include:

Job Title NH Job Growth NH Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 27% $96,270
Forensic Science Technicians 25% $72,120
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 25% $68,650
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 12% $49,540
Accountants and Auditors 10% $67,120
Computer Workers 9% $113,770
Private Detectives and Investigators 8% $48,930
Managers 8% $118,520
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 6% $71,960
Financial Examiners 6% $85,420
Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers 5% $56,880
Police and Detective Supervisors 4% $81,370
Protective Service Worker Supervisors 4% $57,200
Bailiffs 0% $30,160
Emergency Management Directors 0% $57,380
Correctional Officers and Jailers -8% $47,300

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

Major Annual Graduates in NH
Homeland Security 134
Fire Protection 30
Other Homeland Security 13

View all majors related to Criminal Justice & Corrections

View Nationwide Criminal Justice & Corrections Report

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