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Criminology Schools in Florida

There are nine schools in the state of Florida offering criminology programs. In 2010, 793 students graduated with degrees from Florida criminology schools. 776 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and nine of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

772 students graduate from criminology programs in this state, on average, per year. This accounts for around 12% of criminology students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 776 students graduated with a bachelor's level criminology degree, nine with a master's level degree, and eight with a degree at the doctorate level.

Nine criminology schools are in this southeastern state. Of these, five schools are public, while four schools are private. While tuition at a private criminology school varies from $23,218 to $37,836, public criminology school tuition varies from $4,615 to $5,198.

Average tuition for programs in criminology is $18,453. While the lowest tuition in this state, which is $4,615 per year, is at the University of South Florida-St. Petersburg, the highest tuition for criminology programs, which is $37,836 each year, is at the University of Miami.

Florida schools offer bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees in criminology.

Criminology Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

772 students graduate from criminology programs in this state, on average, per year. This accounts for around 12% of criminology students who US schools graduate. Specifically, 776 students graduated with a bachelor's level criminology degree, nine with a master's level degree, and eight with a degree at the doctorate level.

Criminology Program Completions in Florida 2006 - 2010

  • Bachelor 2006: 714
  • Bachelor 2007: 741
  • Bachelor 2008: 737
  • Bachelor 2009: 745
  • Bachelor 2010: 776
  • Master 2006: 36
  • Master 2007: 9
  • Master 2008: 11
  • Master 2009: 12
  • Master 2010: 9
  • Doctorate 2006: 6
  • Doctorate 2007: 2
  • Doctorate 2008: 4
  • Doctorate 2009: 7
  • Doctorate 2010: 8

Criminology Program Availability in Florida

Schools in Florida offer a total of 13 criminology programs. Of these programs, approximately 69.2% are bachelor's level programs. The remaining programs are degrees at the masters level and the doctoral level.

Criminology Program Availability in Florida

  • Bachelor: 9
  • Master: 2
  • Doctorate: 2

Career Trends

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Salary by Percentile

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 40530
  • 25th Percentile: 46630
  • Median: 61890
  • 75th Percentile: 89470
  • 90th Percentile: 119060

Sociologists — Salary by Percentile

Sociologists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 42950
  • 25th Percentile: 55010
  • Median: 76450
  • 75th Percentile: 89090
  • 90th Percentile: 102940

Career Trends

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Employment Trend

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Employment Trend

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 54220
  • Median Salary 2007: 57120
  • Median Salary 2008: 59060
  • Median Salary 2009: 60370
  • Median Salary 2010: 61890
  • Total Employed 2006: 7420
  • Total Employed 2007: 7410
  • Total Employed 2008: 7000
  • Total Employed 2009: 7440
  • Total Employed 2010: 6960

Sociologists — Employment Trend

Sociologists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 84310
  • Median Salary 2007: 59270
  • Median Salary 2008: 66590
  • Median Salary 2009: 61470
  • Median Salary 2010: 76450
  • Total Employed 2006: 140
  • Total Employed 2007: 100
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 50

Florida vs National Criminology Employment

Florida vs National Criminology Employment

  • Employed in Florida: 6.130% (7010)

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1. The University of South Florida - St. Petersburg

140 Seventh Ave S.
St. Petersburg, FL 33701-9807
(727) 873-4873

The University of South Florida-St. Petersburg is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one program in criminology. It is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. UPX is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Florida offering programs in criminology.

2. The University of South Florida - Polytechnic

3433 Winter Lake Rd
Lakeland, FL 33803-9807
(863) 667-7000

The University of South Florida-Polytechnic is located in Lakeland, Florida, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one criminology program. USF Polytechnic is one of 84 public post-secondary institutions in Florida. USFP is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Florida offering criminology programs.

3. Barry University

11300 NE 2nd Ave
Miami, FL 33161-6695
(800) 756-6000

Barry University offers one program in criminology and it is located in the suburbs of Miami, Florida. Barry is the fourth largest institution in the state of Florida offering criminology.

4. The University of South Florida - Main

4202 East Fowler Ave
Tampa, FL 33620-9951
(813) 974-2011

The University of South Florida-Main, which is 7.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Tampa, FL. It offers three programs in criminology. Specifically, students are offered one criminology degree at the bachelor's level by it, one degree at the master's level in criminology, and one degree at the doctorate level in criminology. This big university is a public, 4-year, research institution. In terms of programs, USF is the second biggest institution in the state of Florida offering criminology.

5. The University of South Florida Sarasota - Manatee

8350 N Tamiami Trail
Sarasota, FL 34243-2049
(941) 359-4200

The University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee is located in the suburbs of Sarasota, Florida and it offers one criminology program. This school is a public 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, it ranks eighth in the state of Florida.

6. The University of Tampa

401 W Kennedy Blvd
Tampa, FL 33606-1490
(813) 253-3333

The University of Tampa is near the center of the city and it offers one program in criminology. Overall, 6,427 students seek degrees in 66 programs at this school. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Florida offering programs in criminology.

7. Florida Southern College

111 Lake Hollingsworth Dr
Lakeland, FL 33801-5698
(863) 680-4111

Florida Southern College, which is 0.8 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Lakeland, FL and it offers one criminology program. Southern is one of 15 research universities in Florida. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Florida offering programs in criminology.

8. The University of Florida

355 Tigert Hall
Gainesville, FL 32611-3115
(352) 392-3261

The University of Florida, which is near the center of the city, is in Gainesville, FL. UF offers three programs in criminology. Of those, students are offered one bachelor's level degree in criminology by it, one master's level degree in criminology, and one degree at the doctorate level in criminology. 49,827 students seek degrees in 305 programs at UF, overall. UF is the oldest institution in the state of Florida offering criminology programs.

9. The University of Miami

University of Miami
Coral Gables, FL 33124
(305) 284-2211

The University of Miami is located in the suburbs of Coral Gables, Florida and the U offers one program in criminology. 15,657 students pursue degrees in 266 UM programs, overall. This university is the third oldest institution in the state of Florida offering criminology programs.