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Criminal Justice & Corrections Schools in Oklahoma

936 students earned Criminal Justice degrees in Oklahoma in the 2019-2020 year.

In this state, Criminal Justice & Corrections is the 13th most popular major out of a total 271 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Criminal Justice & Corrections Majors in Oklahoma

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

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 430
Associate Degree 218
Award Taking 1 to 2 Years 148
Award Taking 2 to 4 Years 148
Award Taking Less 12 Weeks 104
Award Taking Less Than 1 Year 104
Award Taking 12 Weeks to 1 Year 104
Master’s Degree 32
Post-Master’s Certificate 4
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 4

Gender Distribution

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

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Racial Distribution

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

  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 8.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 14.5%
  • White: 51.0%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 1.3%
  • Other Races: 23.3%
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Jobs for Criminal Justice & Corrections Grads in Oklahoma

42,760 people in the state and 4,117,080 in the nation are employed in jobs related to criminal justice.

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Wages for Criminal Justice & Corrections Jobs in Oklahoma

In this state, criminal justice grads earn an average of $63,690. Nationwide, they make an average of $72,390.

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There are 41 colleges in Oklahoma that offer criminal justice degrees. Learn about the most popular 11 below:

220 Degrees in Major Awarded
36% Graduation Rate
14,132 Total Students

16 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The full-time teacher rate is 100%. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $16,562.

104 Degrees in Major Awarded
35% Graduation Rate
7,349 Total Students

Grads earn an average early-career salary of $31,800 after earning their degree at this institution. A typical student attending NSU will pay a net price of $9,994. 95% of students get financical aid.

82 Degrees in Major Awarded
541 Total Students

Of all the students who attend this school, 61% get financial aid. A typical student attending KTC McAlester will pay a net price of $7,780. Grads earn an average early-career salary of $20,000 after earning their degree at this institution.

64 Degrees in Major Awarded
67% Graduation Rate
27,772 Total Students

95% of students get financical aid. It takes the average student 4.44 years to graduate. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

#5

Rose State College

Midwest City
57 Degrees in Major Awarded
6,722 Total Students

In their early career, RSC grads earn an average salary of $27,400. 21 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. 38% of the teachers are full time.

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
30% Graduation Rate
3,771 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 18 to 1. In their early career, Cameron University grads earn an average salary of $27,000. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it.

41 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,219 Total Students

This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 0.90%.

38 Degrees in Major Awarded
4,949 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $6,753. Graduates earn an average $29,800 after graduation. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 20 to 1.

35 Degrees in Major Awarded
1,944 Total Students

Seeking financial aid? At this school, 86% of students receive it. The student to faculty ratio is 22 to 1. A typical student attending Indian Capital Technology Center, Muskogee will pay a net price of $2,645.

#10

Langston University

Langston
28 Degrees in Major Awarded
24% Graduation Rate
2,038 Total Students

Most students complete their degree in 4.57 years. 81% of the teachers are full time. This public college charges it's students an average net price of $12,131.

28 Degrees in Major Awarded
3,374 Total Students

The student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. Seeking financial aid? At this school, 56% of students receive it. In their early career, Northern Oklahoma College grads earn an average salary of $28,500.

Criminal Justice & Corrections Careers in OK

Some of the careers criminal justice majors go into include:

Job Title OK Job Growth OK Median Salary
Information Security Analysts 18% $78,010
Police and Detective Supervisors 12% $73,320
Accountants and Auditors 12% $65,030
Emergency Management Directors 11% $46,990
Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers 11% $43,070
Financial Examiners 10% $60,450
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors 10% $46,520
Private Detectives and Investigators 10% $37,220
Protective Service Worker Supervisors 8% $38,750
Managers 8% $98,270
Computer Workers 8% $78,630
Child, Family, and School Social Workers 5% $35,120
Detectives and Criminal Investigators 3% $57,400
Bailiffs 0% $31,050
Correctional Officers and Jailers -6% $31,910
Correctional Officer Supervisors -12% $60,580

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

Major Annual Graduates in OK
Fire Protection 174
Homeland Security 24
Other Homeland Security 14

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