New Jersey Detectives and Criminal Investigators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Detectives And Criminal Investigators in New Jersey

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Fast Facts for Criminal Investigators in New Jersey

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Ocean City and Newark
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Edison and Camden
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Newark and Edison

Salaries for Criminal Investigators in New Jersey

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Edison and Newark

Schools for Criminal Investigators in New Jersey are listed below.

Selected Criminal Investigators Schools in New Jersey

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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

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
Berkeley College
Dover, Little Falls, Newark, Paramus, Woodbridge

The Berkeley Advantage®is part of a proven approach to career-focused education that can help students prepare for success.

  • Programs: AAS in Justice Studies - Criminal Justice, BS in Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Associate, 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

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

  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
Utica College

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Founded in 1946 and located in the heart of central New York, Utica College is a regionally accredited, independent, private institution that features many of the advantages of a large university — such as undergraduate and graduate degree options, excellent academics, and outstanding faculty — with the intimacy and high degree of personal attention more closely associated with smaller private institutions.

  • Programs: BS in Fraud and Financial Crime Investigation
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

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

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Behavioral Crime Analysis Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

  • Programs: Master of Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
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More New Jersey Criminal Investigators Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Atlantic Cape Community College Mays Landing Associate 6,922
Bergen Community College Paramus Associate 15,057
Brookdale Community College Lincroft Associate 14,025
Burlington County College Pemberton Associate 8,432
Caldwell College Caldwell Masters 2,306
Camden County College Blackwood Associate 14,741
Centenary College Hackettstown Masters 3,028
County College of Morris Randolph Associate 8,330
Cumberland County College Vineland Associate 3,527
Essex County College Newark Associate 10,995
Georgian Court University Lakewood Masters 3,045
Gloucester County College Sewell Associate 6,169
Hudson County Community College Jersey City Associate 7,019
Mercer County Community College West Windsor Associate 9,094
Middlesex County College Edison Associate 12,097
Monmouth University West Long Branch Masters 6,494
New Jersey City University Jersey City Masters 8,437
Ocean County College Toms River Associate 9,351
Passaic County Community College Paterson Associate 7,493
Raritan Valley Community College North Branch Associate 6,629
Rowan University Glassboro Doctorate 10,091
Rutgers University-Camden Camden Masters & First Professional 5,159
Rutgers University-New Brunswick New Brunswick Doctorate & First Professional 34,804
Rutgers University-Newark Newark Doctorate & First Professional 10,553
Seton Hall University South Orange Doctorate & First Professional 9,574
The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey Pomona Doctorate 7,355
Warren County Community College Washington Associate 1,742

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Criminal Investigators

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

New Jersey

Atlantic City 130 $85320 1.36
Hammonton 130 $85320 1.36
Ocean City 50 $91670 1.7
Trenton 300 $91370 1.74
Vineland 60 $87930 1.23
Bridgeton 60 $87930 1.23
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