Missouri Detectives and Criminal Investigators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Detectives And Criminal Investigators in Missouri

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Fast Facts for Criminal Investigators in Missouri

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jefferson City and Kansas City
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: St. Louis and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Kansas City and St. Louis

Salaries for Criminal Investigators in Missouri

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: St. Louis and Kansas City

Schools for Criminal Investigators in Missouri are listed below.

Selected Criminal Investigators Schools in Missouri

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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

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

Liberty University provides a world-class education with a solid Christian foundation, equipping men and women with the values, knowledge, and skills essential for success in every aspect of life.

  • Programs: BS in Criminal Justice in Crime Scene Investigation
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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, Bachelor of Arts in Leadership 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

National Louis University is one of the oldest and most progressive universities in Chicago.

  • Programs: B.A. in Criminal Justice: Forensic Social Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice (BS), Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
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Take a step forward in your career with Bryan University.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Associate
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More Missouri Criminal Investigators Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
College of the Ozarks Point Lookout Bachelor 1,364
Columbia College Columbia Masters 12,954
Crowder College Neosho Associate 3,317
Drury University Springfield Masters 4,978
East Central College Union Associate 3,604
Hannibal-Lagrange College Hannibal Masters 1,184
Harris-Stowe State University Saint Louis Bachelor 1,882
Jefferson College Hillsboro Associate 4,865
Lindenwood University Saint Charles Doctorate 9,633
Maryville University of Saint Louis Saint Louis Doctorate 3,422
Metropolitan Community College-Blue River Independence Associate 2,892
Mineral Area College Park Hills Associate 3,061
Missouri Baptist University Saint Louis Masters 4,598
Missouri Southern State University Joplin Masters 5,593
Missouri State University Springfield Doctorate 19,348
Missouri State University-West Plains West Plains Associate 1,757
Missouri Valley College Marshall Bachelor 1,682
Missouri Western State University Saint Joseph Masters 5,342
Moberly Area Community College Moberly Associate 4,009
North Central Missouri College Trenton Associate 1,505
Saint Louis Community College-Florissant Valley Saint Louis Associate 6,250
Saint Louis Community College-Forest Park Saint Louis Associate 7,230
Saint Louis Community College-Meramec Kirkwood Associate 10,168
Southeast Missouri State University Cape Girardeau Masters 10,624
St Charles Community College Cottleville Associate 6,933
State Fair Community College Sedalia Associate 3,306
Three Rivers Community College Poplar Bluff Poplar Bluff Associate 3,185
Truman State University Kirksville Masters 5,920
University of Missouri-St Louis Saint Louis Doctorate 15,527
William Woods University Fulton Masters 2,189

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Criminal Investigators

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Missouri. 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


Jefferson City 190 $39510 3.48
Springfield 80 $96530 0.52
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