Tennessee Detectives and Criminal Investigators: Schools and Careers

Career Information for Detectives And Criminal Investigators in Tennessee

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Fast Facts for Criminal Investigators in Tennessee

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Clarksville, Jackson and Kingsport
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Memphis, Knoxville and Morristown
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Memphis, Chattanooga and Knoxville

Salaries for Criminal Investigators in Tennessee

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Knoxville, Memphis and Johnson City

Schools for Criminal Investigators in Tennessee are listed below.

Selected Criminal Investigators Schools in Tennessee

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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

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
Argosy University
Nashville, Phoenix

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), Criminal Justice (BS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Behavioral Crime Analysis Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate

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

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

What They’re Known For

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
Remington College
Memphis, Nashville

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  • Programs: AS in Criminal Justice, BS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor
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More Tennessee Criminal Investigators Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Cleveland State Community College Cleveland Associate 2,999
Columbia State Community College Columbia Associate 4,633
Draughons Junior College Inc Nashville Associate 286
Dyersburg State Community College Dyersburg Associate 2,568
Freed-Hardeman University Henderson Masters 2,011
King College Bristol Masters 1,515
Lane College Jackson Bachelor 1,766
Le Moyne-Owen College Memphis Bachelor 592
Nashville State Technical Community College Nashville Associate 7,077
Roane State Community College Harriman Associate 5,404
Southwest Tennessee Community College Memphis Associate 10,617
Walters State Community College Morristown Associate 5,825

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Criminal Investigators

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


Jackson 50 $49400 1.03
Johnson City 30 $64170 0.55
Knoxville 170 $60280 0.6
Nashville 430 $57700 0.63
Davidson 430 $57700 0.63
Murfreesboro 430 $57700 0.63
Franklin 430 $57700 0.63
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