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Criminal Justice Schools in Alaska

There are three schools in the state of Alaska offering criminal justice programs. In 2010, 89 students graduated from programs at Alaska criminal justice schools. 52 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 32 of all these students graduated with certificates.

Overview

82 students graduate from criminal justice programs in Alaska, on average, per year. Specifically, 32 students graduated with criminal justice certificates, two with an associate's level degree, 52 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and three with a degree at the master's level.

Three criminal justice schools are in this northwestern state. And out of these, while one school is private, two schools are public. Tuition at a public criminal justice school varies from $5,186 to $5,358, while tuitions at a private criminal justice school are $17,750.

Average tuition for criminal justice programs is $5,905. The highest tuition for criminal justice programs, which is $17,750 per year, is at Charter College-Anchorage, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $5,186 every year, is at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Alaska criminal justice schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees.

Criminal Justice Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

82 students graduate from criminal justice programs in Alaska, on average, per year. Specifically, 32 students graduated with criminal justice certificates, two with an associate's level degree, 52 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and three with a degree at the master's level.

Criminal Justice Program Completions in Alaska 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 20
  • Certificate 2010: 32
  • Associate 2006: 0
  • Associate 2007: 0
  • Associate 2008: 0
  • Associate 2009: 0
  • Associate 2010: 2
  • Bachelor 2006: 52
  • Bachelor 2007: 54
  • Bachelor 2008: 67
  • Bachelor 2009: 65
  • Bachelor 2010: 52
  • Master 2006: 4
  • Master 2007: 5
  • Master 2008: 8
  • Master 2009: 5
  • Master 2010: 3

Criminal Justice Program Availability in Alaska

Schools in this state offer a total of seven programs in criminal justice. Of these programs, approximately 42.9% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the masters level and the associates level.

Criminal Justice Program Availability in Alaska

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 1
  • Bachelor: 3
  • Master: 1

Court Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Court Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28220
  • 25th Percentile: 33020
  • Median: 38430
  • 75th Percentile: 46690
  • 90th Percentile: 57180

Lawyers — Salary by Percentile

Lawyers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 70850
  • 25th Percentile: 84600
  • Median: 99650
  • 75th Percentile: 119090
  • 90th Percentile: 143360

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 46140
  • 25th Percentile: 47970
  • Median: 56980
  • 75th Percentile: 64560
  • 90th Percentile: 72270

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers — Salary by Percentile

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 64510
  • 25th Percentile: 66980
  • Median: 86030
  • 75th Percentile: 100780
  • 90th Percentile: 109030

Police Detectives — Salary by Percentile

Police Detectives — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 58980
  • 25th Percentile: 68900
  • Median: 87910
  • 75th Percentile: 103210
  • 90th Percentile: 115720

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 43360
  • 25th Percentile: 54030
  • Median: 65460
  • 75th Percentile: 76400
  • 90th Percentile: 86430

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39290
  • 25th Percentile: 46460
  • Median: 58080
  • 75th Percentile: 71460
  • 90th Percentile: 95490

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40070
  • 25th Percentile: 43530
  • Median: 49000
  • 75th Percentile: 57520
  • 90th Percentile: 64470

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Salary by Percentile

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 62140
  • 25th Percentile: 76400
  • Median: 85340
  • 75th Percentile: 95840
  • 90th Percentile: 111270

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers — Salary by Percentile

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 61800
  • 25th Percentile: 66560
  • Median: 74570
  • 75th Percentile: 86120
  • 90th Percentile: 93670

Security Guards — Salary by Percentile

Security Guards — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21550
  • 25th Percentile: 26050
  • Median: 33790
  • 75th Percentile: 43840
  • 90th Percentile: 53620

Forensic Science Technicians — Salary by Percentile

Forensic Science Technicians — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 62505
  • 75th Percentile:
  • 90th Percentile:

Security Management Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Security Management Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40440
  • 25th Percentile: 51140
  • Median: 65370
  • 75th Percentile: 83900
  • 90th Percentile: 108720

Security Managers — Salary by Percentile

Security Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 45050
  • 25th Percentile: 57780
  • Median: 80650
  • 75th Percentile: 109350
  • 90th Percentile: 142670

Legal Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

Legal Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 33930
  • 25th Percentile: 37230
  • Median: 47130
  • 75th Percentile: 53690
  • 90th Percentile: 58470

Correctional Officers and Jailers — Salary by Percentile

Correctional Officers and Jailers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 37850
  • 25th Percentile: 44190
  • Median: 50690
  • 75th Percentile: 54840
  • 90th Percentile: 61350

Legal Support Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

Legal Support Workers, All Other — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 39130
  • 25th Percentile: 40750
  • Median: 43720
  • 75th Percentile: 46390
  • 90th Percentile: 48220

Court Clerks — Employment Trend

Court Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35520
  • Median Salary 2007: 36010
  • Median Salary 2008: 36370
  • Median Salary 2009: 39760
  • Median Salary 2010: 38430
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 270
  • Total Employed 2008: 240
  • Total Employed 2009: 250
  • Total Employed 2010: 300

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

Forensic Science Technicians — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54360
  • Median Salary 2007: 56340
  • Median Salary 2008: 58830
  • Median Salary 2009: 60900
  • Median Salary 2010: 62505
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 40
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Employment Trend

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49930
  • Median Salary 2007: 50950
  • Median Salary 2008: 52040
  • Median Salary 2009: 54510
  • Median Salary 2010: 56980
  • Total Employed 2006: 230
  • Total Employed 2007: 240
  • Total Employed 2008: 260
  • Total Employed 2009: 260
  • Total Employed 2010: 260

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers — Employment Trend

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64910
  • Median Salary 2007: 76260
  • Median Salary 2008: 78630
  • Median Salary 2009: 83370
  • Median Salary 2010: 86030
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Police Detectives — Employment Trend

Police Detectives — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 64320
  • Median Salary 2007: 73840
  • Median Salary 2008: 77570
  • Median Salary 2009: 77210
  • Median Salary 2010: 87910
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 110
  • Total Employed 2010: 110

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 56110
  • Median Salary 2007: 58980
  • Median Salary 2008: 60800
  • Median Salary 2009: 61780
  • Median Salary 2010: 65460
  • Total Employed 2006: 1140
  • Total Employed 2007: 1110
  • Total Employed 2008: 1170
  • Total Employed 2009: 1200
  • Total Employed 2010: 1210

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Employment Trend

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50370
  • Median Salary 2007: 54460
  • Median Salary 2008: 52530
  • Median Salary 2009: 53810
  • Median Salary 2010: 58080
  • Total Employed 2006: 390
  • Total Employed 2007: 310
  • Total Employed 2008: 350
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 310

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Employment Trend

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 44440
  • Median Salary 2007: 49110
  • Median Salary 2008: 51000
  • Median Salary 2009: 47950
  • Median Salary 2010: 49000
  • Total Employed 2006: 690
  • Total Employed 2007: 540
  • Total Employed 2008: 550
  • Total Employed 2009: 670
  • Total Employed 2010: 680

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 77350
  • Median Salary 2007: 79310
  • Median Salary 2008: 80380
  • Median Salary 2009: 83550
  • Median Salary 2010: 85340
  • Total Employed 2006: 250
  • Total Employed 2007: 250
  • Total Employed 2008: 270
  • Total Employed 2009: 290
  • Total Employed 2010: 300

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers — Employment Trend

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 65870
  • Median Salary 2007: 64710
  • Median Salary 2008: 67370
  • Median Salary 2009: 74340
  • Median Salary 2010: 74570
  • Total Employed 2006: 50
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 60
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 60

Security Guards — Employment Trend

Security Guards — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 27540
  • Median Salary 2007: 29630
  • Median Salary 2008: 34250
  • Median Salary 2009: 33340
  • Median Salary 2010: 33790
  • Total Employed 2006: 2440
  • Total Employed 2007: 2420
  • Total Employed 2008: 2370
  • Total Employed 2009: 2220
  • Total Employed 2010: 2180

Lawyers — Employment Trend

Lawyers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 89210
  • Median Salary 2007: 91630
  • Median Salary 2008: 92960
  • Median Salary 2009: 94990
  • Median Salary 2010: 99650
  • Total Employed 2006: 960
  • Total Employed 2007: 1000
  • Total Employed 2008: 970
  • Total Employed 2009: 960
  • Total Employed 2010: 910

Correctional Officers and Jailers — Employment Trend

Correctional Officers and Jailers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45250
  • Median Salary 2007: 47520
  • Median Salary 2008: 47590
  • Median Salary 2009: 49140
  • Median Salary 2010: 50690
  • Total Employed 2006: 990
  • Total Employed 2007: 1040
  • Total Employed 2008: 1040
  • Total Employed 2009: 1090
  • Total Employed 2010: 1090

Security Managers — Employment Trend

Security Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 62890
  • Median Salary 2007: 62390
  • Median Salary 2008: 64250
  • Median Salary 2009: 69530
  • Median Salary 2010: 80650
  • Total Employed 2006: 1680
  • Total Employed 2007: 1810
  • Total Employed 2008: 1590
  • Total Employed 2009: 1510
  • Total Employed 2010: 1580

Legal Secretaries — Employment Trend

Legal Secretaries — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 41440
  • Median Salary 2007: 41810
  • Median Salary 2008: 42490
  • Median Salary 2009: 43760
  • Median Salary 2010: 47130
  • Total Employed 2006: 420
  • Total Employed 2007: 500
  • Total Employed 2008: 480
  • Total Employed 2009: 400
  • Total Employed 2010: 450

Security Management Specialists — Employment Trend

Security Management Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 63940
  • Median Salary 2007: 63850
  • Median Salary 2008: 63940
  • Median Salary 2009: 67030
  • Median Salary 2010: 65370
  • Total Employed 2006: 2400
  • Total Employed 2007: 2120
  • Total Employed 2008: 2100
  • Total Employed 2009: 2380
  • Total Employed 2010: 2480

Legal Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

Legal Support Workers, All Other — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 46730
  • Median Salary 2007: 43010
  • Median Salary 2008: 48200
  • Median Salary 2009: 43970
  • Median Salary 2010: 43720
  • Total Employed 2006: 110
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 50
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Alaska vs National Criminal Justice Employment

Alaska vs National Criminal Justice Employment

  • Employed in Alaska: 0.230% (12060)

Criminal Justice Schools in Alaska

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1. The University of Alaska Southeast

11120 Glacier Highway
Juneau, AK 99801-8697
(877) 465-4827

The University of Alaska Southeast is a public 4-year institution, founded in 1972. This school is near Juneau, AK. UAS is the the fifth oldest and the third biggest institution in the state of Alaska. UAS offers subjects including math and business administration. Students are offered 36 certificates, 17 associates level degrees, 17 degrees at the bachelors level, and five masters level degrees by this public school. In 2010, 3,458 students pursued degrees from the 53 programs at this school. The Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities accredits this school. It is one of 6 public post-secondary institutions in Alaska.

2. Charter College - Anchorage

2221 E Northern Lights Blvd Ste 120
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 277-1000

Charter College-Anchorage is 2.6 miles from the center of the city. This school offers two programs in criminal justice. Out of those, this school offers students one associate's level degree in criminal justice and one degree at the bachelor's level in criminal justice. This school is the third oldest institution in the state of Alaska offering criminal justice programs.

3. The University of Alaska Fairbanks

505 South Chandalar Drive
Fairbanks, AK 99775-7500
(907) 474-7211

The University of Alaska Fairbanks is located in the suburbs of Fairbanks, Alaska. This university offers three programs in criminal justice. Out of those, this university offers students one criminal justice certificate, one bachelor's level criminal justice degree, and one degree at the master's level in criminal justice. UAF is the only research university in Alaska. Alaska is the oldest institution in the state of Alaska offering criminal justice programs.

4. The University of Alaska Anchorage

3211 Providence Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
(907) 786-1800

The University of Alaska Anchorage offers two programs in criminal justice. Of those, UAA offers students one certificate in criminal justice and one bachelor's level degree in criminal justice. This medium-sized school is 3.2 miles from the center of the city. It is a public 4-year institution. It is the third oldest institution in the state of Alaska offering criminal justice programs.