Undergraduate Certificate in Criminal Justice & Corrections
Education Levels of Criminal Justice Majors
During the 2018-2019 academic year, 6,694 students earned their undergraduate certificate in criminal justice. The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in criminal justice at each degree level.
|Education Level||Number of Grads|
Earnings of Criminal Justice Majors With Undergraduate Certificate
The median salary for graduates holding an undergraduate certificate in criminal justice is $36,300. However, this can depend on a number of factors, such as where you live and the number of years experience you have.
To get a better picture, earnings for this category of people can range from a low of $24,600 to a high of $43,400.
The median student debt for graduates holding an undergraduate certificate in criminal justice is $9,500. The school you go to and how long it takes you to graduate, among other things, can cause this number to vary.
The chart below shows the range of accumulated debt loads. On the high side of the range, $12,225 is the debt load, and the debt load on the low side is $6,333.
More men than women pursue undergraduate certificate in criminal justice. About 62.8% of graduates in this field are male.
|Gender||Number of Grads|
The racial-ethnic distribution of criminal justice undergraduate certificate students is as follows:
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||912|
|Hispanic or Latino||1,803|
Below are some popular majors that are similar to criminal justice that offer undergraduate certificate.
|Major||Annual Degrees Awarded|
|Other Homeland Security||68|
*The racial-ethnic minority student 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 percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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