Alabama Detectives and Criminal Investigators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Detectives And Criminal Investigators in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Criminal Investigators in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Montgomery and Anniston
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Birmingham and Huntsville
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham and Montgomery

Salaries for Criminal Investigators in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Huntsville and Birmingham

Schools for Criminal Investigators in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Criminal Investigators Schools in Alabama

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Criminal Justice - Crime Scene Investigation, BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement, MS in Criminal Justice - Law, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

  • Programs: Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Forensic Science, Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Law Enforcement, Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Generalist
  • Degrees: Bachelor

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Doctor of Management - Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice – Human Services, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor, Master

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice - Bachelor, Law Enforcement Academy (Police) - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

  • Programs: Master of Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice (BS) (Online)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Alabama Criminal Investigators Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alabama State University Montgomery Doctorate 5,608
Athens State University Athens Bachelor 3,072
Auburn University Main Campus Auburn University Doctorate & First Professional 24,137
Auburn University-Montgomery Montgomery Masters 5,138
Central Alabama Community College Alexander City Associate 2,177
Chattahoochee Valley Community College Phenix City Associate 1,929
Enterprise-Ozark Community College Enterprise Associate 2,189
Faulkner University Montgomery Masters & First Professional 2,918
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville Hanceville Associate 5,247
George C Wallace State Community College-Selma Selma Associate 1,781
Jacksonville State University Jacksonville Masters 9,077
Jefferson State Community College Birmingham Associate 7,944
John C Calhoun State Community College Tanner Associate 9,117
Judson College Marion Bachelor 311
Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus Birmingham Associate 3,320
Northwest Shoals Community College-Muscle Shoals Muscle Shoals Associate 3,678
The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa Doctorate & First Professional 25,544
Troy University Troy Masters 28,955
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham Doctorate & First Professional 16,246

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Criminal Investigators

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Alabama. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Criminal Investigators

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Criminal Investigators relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Anniston 30 $51050 0.95
Oxford 30 $51050 0.95
Jacksonville 30 $51050 0.95
Huntsville 130 $72950 0.77
Daphne 70 $48540 1.29
Fairhope 70 $48540 1.29
Foley 70 $48540 1.29
Decatur 60 $44470 1.57
Birmingham 230 $65000 0.59
Hoover 230 $65000 0.59
Mobile 170 $43230 1.31
Montgomery 200 $57900 1.56
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