New York Detectives and Criminal Investigators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Detectives And Criminal Investigators in New York

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Fast Facts for Criminal Investigators in New York

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Albany, Buffalo and New York
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Poughkeepsie, Syracuse and Rochester
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: New York, Albany and Buffalo

Salaries for Criminal Investigators in New York

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Poughkeepsie, Albany and Syracuse

Schools for Criminal Investigators in New York are listed below.

Selected Criminal Investigators Schools in New York

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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, AAS in Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate, Master

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

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor
Berkeley College
New York, White Plains

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

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

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

There are a lot of reasons Bryant & Stratton College is the place to get an education.

  • Programs: AAS Criminal Justice, AAS Justice Studies, Justice & Security Services Diploma
  • Degrees: Associate, Diploma

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

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

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
ASA Institute of Business and Computer Technology Brooklyn Associate 3,033
Adelphi University Garden City Doctorate 8,308
Adirondack Community College Queensbury Associate 3,408
Broome Community College Binghamton Associate 6,558
CUNY John Jay College Criminal Justice New York Masters 14,841
Cayuga County Community College Auburn Associate 4,050
Cazenovia College Cazenovia Bachelor 1,084
Clinton Community College Plattsburgh Associate 2,120
Columbia-Greene Community College Hudson Associate 1,823
Dutchess Community College Poughkeepsie Associate 8,248
Erie Community College Buffalo Associate 13,053
Excelsior College Albany Masters 34,894
Farmingdale State College Farmingdale Bachelor 6,447
Finger Lakes Community College Canandaigua Associate 5,351
Herkimer County Community College Herkimer Associate 3,328
Hilbert College Hamburg Bachelor 1,046
Hudson Valley Community College Troy Associate 12,296
Jamestown Community College Jamestown Associate 3,361
Le Moyne College Syracuse Masters 3,508
Long Island University-Brentwood Brentwood Masters 700
Long Island University-C W Post Campus Brookville Doctorate 8,361
Medaille College Buffalo Masters 2,929
Mohawk Valley Community College-Utica Branch Utica Associate 6,044
Monroe College-Main Campus Bronx Masters 4,677
Monroe College-New Rochelle New Rochelle Masters 2,018
Monroe Community College Rochester Associate 17,482
Orange County Community College Middletown Associate 6,602
Pace University-New York New York Doctorate & First Professional 12,912
Rockland Community College Suffern Associate 6,653
SUNY College at Brockport Brockport Masters 8,303
SUNY College at Buffalo Buffalo Masters 10,993
SUNY College at Cortland Cortland Masters 7,056
SUNY College at Old Westbury Old Westbury Masters 3,565
SUNY College at Oneonta Oneonta Masters 5,893
SUNY College at Oswego Oswego Masters 8,660
SUNY College at Plattsburgh Plattsburgh Masters 6,259
SUNY College at Potsdam Potsdam Masters 4,338
SUNY College of Technology at Canton Canton Bachelor 2,737
SUNY Westchester Community College Valhalla Associate 12,073
SUNY at Albany Albany Doctorate 17,684
Sage College of Albany Albany Doctorate 1,987
Saint Josephs College-Suffolk Campus Patchogue Masters 3,911
St. Francis College Brooklyn Heights Masters 2,321
St. John's University-New York Queens Doctorate 20,096
Suffolk County Community College Selden Associate 22,092
Tompkins-Cortland Community College Dryden Associate 3,213
Touro College New York Doctorate 17,129
Ulster County Community College Stone Ridge Associate 3,298

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Criminal Investigators

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

Albany 710 $83700 2.09
Schenectady 710 $83700 2.09
Troy 710 $83700 2.09
Glens Falls 60 $58360 1.59
Buffalo 720 $79120 1.71
Cheektowaga 720 $79120 1.71
Niagara Falls 720 $79120 1.71
Binghamton 100 $72910 1.23
Elmira 30 $69530 1.21
Kingston 50 $73770 1.2
Rochester 330 $75940 0.85
Syracuse 250 $81890 1.07
Utica 90 $81650 0.97
Rome 90 $81650 0.97
Watertown 80 $77220 2.36
Fort Drum 80 $77220 2.36
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