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Criminal Justice Schools in Athens, Georgia

There are eight schools near Athens, GA offering criminal justice programs. In 2010, 192 students graduated with degrees from Athens criminal justice schools. 82 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 69 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 172 students graduate from programs in this city in criminal justice each year. This accounts for 6% of criminal justice students who schools in the state of Georgia graduate. Specifically, 41 students graduated with criminal justice certificates, 82 with a degree at the associate's level, and 69 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Eight criminal justice schools are located in Athens. And of these, while three schools are private, five schools are public. Tuition at a public criminal justice school is $8,736, while tuition at a private criminal justice school varies from $18,000 to $20,130.

Average tuition for criminal justice programs is $12,411. While the highest tuition for criminal justice programs, which is $20,130 each year, is at Brenau University, the lowest tuition in Athens, which is $8,736 every year, is at the University of Georgia.

Athens criminal justice schools offer certificates, associates degrees, and bachelors degrees. In 2010, no students at the undergraduate level in criminal justice pursued masters level degrees.

Criminal Justice Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Athens, Georgia

On average, 172 students graduate from programs in this city in criminal justice each year. This accounts for 6% of criminal justice students who schools in the state of Georgia graduate. Specifically, 41 students graduated with criminal justice certificates, 82 with a degree at the associate's level, and 69 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Criminal Justice Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in Athens, Georgia

  • Certificate 2006: 35
  • Certificate 2007: 21
  • Certificate 2008: 35
  • Certificate 2009: 26
  • Certificate 2010: 41
  • Associate 2006: 32
  • Associate 2007: 49
  • Associate 2008: 41
  • Associate 2009: 50
  • Associate 2010: 82
  • Bachelor 2006: 96
  • Bachelor 2007: 96
  • Bachelor 2008: 77
  • Bachelor 2009: 78
  • Bachelor 2010: 69

Criminal Justice Program Availability in Athens, Georgia

Athens schools offer a total of 13 programs in criminal justice. Of these programs, close to 38.5% are associate's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

Criminal Justice Program Availability in Athens, Georgia

  • Certificate: 4
  • Associate: 5
  • Bachelor: 4

Court Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Court Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 21860
  • 25th Percentile: 25020
  • Median: 29170
  • 75th Percentile: 34880
  • 90th Percentile: 41110

Lawyers — Salary by Percentile

Lawyers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 44200
  • 25th Percentile: 60390
  • Median: 70740
  • 75th Percentile: 166400
  • 90th Percentile: 166400

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 41055
  • 75th Percentile:
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Police Detectives — Salary by Percentile

Police Detectives — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35850
  • 25th Percentile: 39560
  • Median: 43780
  • 75th Percentile: 55660
  • 90th Percentile: 80280

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28800
  • 25th Percentile: 32440
  • Median: 39210
  • 75th Percentile: 45110
  • 90th Percentile: 52910

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Salary by Percentile

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 35360
  • 75th Percentile:
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Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Salary by Percentile

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29540
  • 25th Percentile: 33660
  • Median: 38380
  • 75th Percentile: 42700
  • 90th Percentile: 55040

Judicial Law Clerks — Salary by Percentile

Judicial Law Clerks — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
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  • Median: 26745
  • 75th Percentile:
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First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Salary by Percentile

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

  • 10th Percentile: 32520
  • 25th Percentile: 35640
  • Median: 42230
  • 75th Percentile: 53010
  • 90th Percentile: 63460

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers — Salary by Percentile

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile:
  • 25th Percentile:
  • Median: 51655
  • 75th Percentile:
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Security Guards — Salary by Percentile

Security Guards — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 19480
  • 25th Percentile: 20800
  • Median: 22970
  • 75th Percentile: 29680
  • 90th Percentile: 62300

Security Management Specialists — Salary by Percentile

Security Management Specialists — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22860
  • 25th Percentile: 36090
  • Median: 48080
  • 75th Percentile: 68810
  • 90th Percentile: 90550

Security Managers — Salary by Percentile

Security Managers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 53020
  • 25th Percentile: 71170
  • Median: 115620
  • 75th Percentile: 138110
  • 90th Percentile: 155030

Legal Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

Legal Secretaries — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 28480
  • 25th Percentile: 31410
  • Median: 34490
  • 75th Percentile: 38960
  • 90th Percentile: 44360

Correctional Officers and Jailers — Salary by Percentile

Correctional Officers and Jailers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 16910
  • 25th Percentile: 19550
  • Median: 26910
  • 75th Percentile: 33760
  • 90th Percentile: 39440

Court Clerks — Employment Trend

Court Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28010
  • Median Salary 2007: 30420
  • Median Salary 2008: 29860
  • Median Salary 2009: 30510
  • Median Salary 2010: 29170
  • Total Employed 2006: 80
  • Total Employed 2007: 70
  • Total Employed 2008: 80
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 130

Lawyers — Employment Trend

Lawyers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 66540
  • Median Salary 2007: 59630
  • Median Salary 2008: 56910
  • Median Salary 2009: 63825
  • Median Salary 2010: 70740
  • Total Employed 2006: 200
  • Total Employed 2007: 170
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 140

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Employment Trend

Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36960
  • Median Salary 2007: 38710
  • Median Salary 2008: 39930
  • Median Salary 2009: 40470
  • Median Salary 2010: 41055
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 75
  • Total Employed 2008: 75
  • Total Employed 2009: 70
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Police Detectives — Employment Trend

Police Detectives — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 42805
  • Median Salary 2007: 44030
  • Median Salary 2008: 44150
  • Median Salary 2009: 43430
  • Median Salary 2010: 43780
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 40
  • Total Employed 2009: 50
  • Total Employed 2010: 40

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 32310
  • Median Salary 2007: 36020
  • Median Salary 2008: 38060
  • Median Salary 2009: 38640
  • Median Salary 2010: 39210
  • Total Employed 2006: 380
  • Total Employed 2007: 520
  • Total Employed 2008: 510
  • Total Employed 2009: 550
  • Total Employed 2010: 420

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Employment Trend

Fraud Examiners, Investigators and Analysts — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30700
  • Median Salary 2007: 30920
  • Median Salary 2008: 33140
  • Median Salary 2009: 33835
  • Median Salary 2010: 35360
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 40
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Employment Trend

Paralegals and Legal Assistants — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 39910
  • Median Salary 2007: 32860
  • Median Salary 2008: 33150
  • Median Salary 2009: 35620
  • Median Salary 2010: 38380
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 50
  • Total Employed 2008: 90
  • Total Employed 2009: 90
  • Total Employed 2010: 90

Judicial Law Clerks — Employment Trend

Judicial Law Clerks — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 17890
  • Median Salary 2007: 19410
  • Median Salary 2008: 21660
  • Median Salary 2009: 25810
  • Median Salary 2010: 26745
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 120
  • Total Employed 2008: 120
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 75

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47900
  • Median Salary 2007: 50190
  • Median Salary 2008: 50960
  • Median Salary 2009: 52510
  • Median Salary 2010: 42230
  • Total Employed 2006: 105
  • Total Employed 2007: 110
  • Total Employed 2008: 130
  • Total Employed 2009: 140
  • Total Employed 2010: 220

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers — Employment Trend

First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47220
  • Median Salary 2007: 50040
  • Median Salary 2008: 51530
  • Median Salary 2009: 53300
  • Median Salary 2010: 51655
  • Total Employed 2006: 30
  • Total Employed 2007: 35
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 25

Security Guards — Employment Trend

Security Guards — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 21170
  • Median Salary 2007: 17030
  • Median Salary 2008: 22310
  • Median Salary 2009: 19310
  • Median Salary 2010: 22970
  • Total Employed 2006: 310
  • Total Employed 2007: 320
  • Total Employed 2008: 310
  • Total Employed 2009: 410
  • Total Employed 2010: 470

Correctional Officers and Jailers — Employment Trend

Correctional Officers and Jailers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 26670
  • Median Salary 2007: 27570
  • Median Salary 2008: 25245
  • Median Salary 2009: 22920
  • Median Salary 2010: 26910
  • Total Employed 2006: 60
  • Total Employed 2007: 60
  • Total Employed 2008: 70
  • Total Employed 2009: 80
  • Total Employed 2010: 80

Security Managers — Employment Trend

Security Managers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 91680
  • Median Salary 2007: 102285
  • Median Salary 2008: 112890
  • Median Salary 2009: 115450
  • Median Salary 2010: 115620
  • Total Employed 2006: 40
  • Total Employed 2007: 90
  • Total Employed 2008: 110
  • Total Employed 2009: 100
  • Total Employed 2010: 70

Legal Secretaries — Employment Trend

Legal Secretaries — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 30600
  • Median Salary 2007: 31560
  • Median Salary 2008: 32945
  • Median Salary 2009: 34330
  • Median Salary 2010: 34490
  • Total Employed 2006: 70
  • Total Employed 2007: 30
  • Total Employed 2008: 30
  • Total Employed 2009: 30
  • Total Employed 2010: 30

Security Management Specialists — Employment Trend

Security Management Specialists — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 47760
  • Median Salary 2007: 47250
  • Median Salary 2008: 51190
  • Median Salary 2009: 49570
  • Median Salary 2010: 48080
  • Total Employed 2006: 170
  • Total Employed 2007: 160
  • Total Employed 2008: 150
  • Total Employed 2009: 190
  • Total Employed 2010: 300

Athens vs Georgia Criminal Justice Employment

Athens vs Georgia Criminal Justice Employment

  • Employed in Athens: 1.489% (2190)

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1. The University of Georgia

University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-3000

The University of Georgia, which is just 47.7 miles from Johns Creek, is 0.9 miles from Athens, GA and it offers one criminal justice program. It is a public, 4-year, research institution and it is the only institution in this city offering criminal justice.

2. Athens Technical College

800 US Hwy 29 N
Athens, GA 30601-1500
(706) 355-5000

Athens Technical College, which is 49.5 miles from Johns Creek, is 3.8 miles from Athens, GA. It offers two programs in criminal justice. More specifically, this technical college offers one criminal justice certificate to students and one associate's level degree in criminal justice. This technical college is a public 2-year institution and it is the only institution in Athens offering criminal justice.