Florida Criminal Justice Degrees & Programs

Florida Criminal Justice Programs
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102 criminal justice schools in our directory in Florida

If a career in criminal justice appeals to you and you live in Florida or would like to earn your degree in Florida, you’ll have a huge selection of schools from which to choose, with over 120 different schools in Florida offering criminal justice degrees at multiple levels.

Consider online Criminal Justice programs currently accepting applicants:

Florida Criminal Justice Programs

Currently, there are about 102 schools in Florida that offer criminal justice programs and they offer over a hundred undergraduate degrees and 22 graduate degrees.

Whether you’re looking for a major in paralegal studies, criminal justice or homeland security, chances are good you’ll find something that meets your career goals.

Criminal Justice Scholarships Available in Florida

Students who may be in need of scholarships also have some options. The American Association of State Troopers offers a couple of scholarships to eligible criminal justice students, including the V.J. Johnson Memorial Scholarship.

Other scholarship options for Florida criminal justice students are the Police Family Survivors Fund Scholarship, Charles L. Gittens Scholarship Award, and the Irlet Anderson Scholarship Award, among others. Wages for criminal justice jobs in Florida are very good.

Although some professions aren’t predicted to have a big jump in job growth, these professions are still seeing wages in Florida that are higher than the rest of the nation.

Florida Criminal Justice Career & Employment Trending

Detectives and criminal investigators, for instance, are only predicted to see an employment growth of three percent from 2012-2022, but the average yearly wage for 2014 was $127,400, which is substantially higher than the national average of $79,900.

About 190 new jobs per year are also expected to open. This data comes from O*NET, which gets its info from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Criminal justice and law enforcement postsecondary teachers and police and sheriff’s patrol officers are expected to see employment growths of seventeen percent and nine percent, and their earnings were $64,200 and $68,400, respectively.

Despite the low projected employment growth for some of these occupations in Florida, they do expect to see many now jobs opening. Police and sheriff’s patrol officers are expected to see about 1,430 new job openings per year, according to O*NET, and there should be about 590 new jobs per year for correctional jailers and officers.

All Schools with Criminal Justice Programs in Florida

Featured sponsored campus based and online criminal justice programs accepting applicants from Florida

Campus-based criminal justice schools in Florida

American InterContinental University-South Florida
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Weston, FL 

Argosy University-Sarasota
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Sarasota, FL 

Argosy University-Tampa
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Tampa, FL 

Bethune-Cookman University
Program Areas: Corrections and Criminal Justice


Daytona Beach, FL 

Broward College
Program Areas: Corrections Corrections and Criminal Justice | Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Fort Lauderdale, FL 

Brown Mackie College-Miami
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Miramar, FL 

Chipola College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Marianna, FL 

City College-Altamonte Springs
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Altamonte Springs, FL 

City College-Fort Lauderdale
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Fort Lauderdale, FL 

City College-Gainesville
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Gainesville, FL 

City College-Miami
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Miami, FL 

College of Central Florida
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Ocala, FL 

Daytona State College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Daytona Beach, FL 

Eastern Florida State College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science Forensic Science and Technology


Cocoa, FL 

Edison State College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Forensic Science and Technology


Fort Myers, FL 

Edward Waters College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Jacksonville, FL 

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Daytona Beach
Program Areas: Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism


Daytona Beach, FL 

Everest Institute-Kendall
Program Areas: Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Miami, FL 

Everest Institute-North Miami
Program Areas: Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Miami, FL 

Everest University-Brandon
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Tampa, FL 

Everest University-Jacksonville
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Jacksonville, FL 

Everest University-Lakeland


Lakeland, FL 

Everest University-Largo


Largo, FL 

Everest University-Melbourne


Melbourne, FL 

Everest University-North Orlando


Orlando, FL 

Everest University-Orange Park
Program Areas: Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Orange Park, FL 

Everest University-Pompano Beach
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Pompano Beach, FL 

Everest University-South Orlando
Program Areas: Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Orlando, FL 

Everest University-Tampa
Program Areas: Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Tampa, FL 

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Tallahassee, FL 

Florida Atlantic University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Boca Raton, FL 

Florida Gateway College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Lake City, FL 

Florida Gulf Coast University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies | Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Fort Myers, FL 

Florida Institute of Technology-Online


Melbourne, FL, ONLINE PROGRAMS 

Florida International University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies Forensic Science and Technology


Miami, FL 

Florida Keys Community College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Key West, FL 

Florida Memorial University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Miami Gardens, FL 

Florida National University-Main Campus
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Hialeah, FL 

Florida State College at Jacksonville
Program Areas: Corrections Corrections and Criminal Justice | Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Jacksonville, FL 

Florida State University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Police Science | Criminal Justice/Safety Studies Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism


Tallahassee, FL 

Florida Technical College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Orlando, FL 

Fort Myers Institute of Technology
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Police Science


Fort Myers, FL 

Fortis College-Orange Park
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Orange Park, FL 

George Stone Technical Center
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Police Science


Pensacola, FL 

Gulf Coast State College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science Forensic Science and Technology


Panama City, FL 

Hillsborough Community College
Program Areas: Corrections Corrections and Criminal Justice | Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science Forensic Science and Technology


Tampa, FL 

Hodges University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Naples, FL 

Indian River State College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science | Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Fort Pierce, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-Bradenton
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Bradenton, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-Fort Lauderdale
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Fort Lauderdale, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-Fort Myers
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Fort Myers, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-Jacksonville
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Jacksonville, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-Lake Mary
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Lake Mary, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-Miami
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Miami, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-Orlando
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Orlando, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-St Petersburg
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


St. Petersburg, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-Tallahassee
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Tallahassee, FL 

ITT Technical Institute-Tampa
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminalistics and Criminal Science


Tampa, FL 

Johnson & Wales University-North Miami
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


North Miami, FL 

Kaplan College-Jacksonville
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Jacksonville, FL 

Keiser University-Ft Lauderdale
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminal Justice/Safety Studies | Criminalistics and Criminal Science Forensic Science and Technology


Fort Lauderdale, FL 

Lake Technical Center
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Police Science


Eustis, FL 

Lake-Sumter State College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Leesburg, FL 

Lincoln College of Technology-West Palm Beach
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


West Palm Beach, FL 

Lynn University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Boca Raton, FL 

Manatee Technical Institute
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Police Science


Bradenton, FL 

Miami Dade College
Program Areas: Corrections Corrections and Criminal Justice | Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science Forensic Science and Technology


Miami, FL 

North Florida Community College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Madison, FL 

Northwest Florida State College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Niceville, FL 

Nova Southeastern University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Fort Lauderdale, FL 

Palm Beach State College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science Forensic Science and Technology


Lake Worth, FL 

Pasco-Hernando Community College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


New Port Richey, FL 

Pensacola State College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Forensic Science and Technology


Pensacola, FL 

Polk State College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science | Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Winter Haven, FL 

Rasmussen College-Florida
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Police Science


Ocala, FL 

Remington College-Heathrow Campus
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Heathrow, FL 

Remington College-Tampa Campus
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Tampa, FL 

Saint Johns River State College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Palatka, FL 

Saint Leo University
Program Areas: Corrections Administration Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminal Justice/Safety Studies | Criminalistics and Criminal Science Forensic Science and Technology


Saint Leo, FL 

Multiple online programs:
  • Bachelors: BA - Criminal Justice: Homeland Security
  • Masters: Master of Science Criminal Justice Critical Incident Management, Master of Science in Criminal Justice, MS - Criminal Justice: Forensic Science, Master of Science in Criminal Justice - Legal Studies

FL, ONLINE PROGRAMS 

Santa Fe College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Gainesville, FL 

Sarasota County Technical Institute
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Police Science


Sarasota, FL 

Schiller International University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Largo, FL 

Seminole State College of Florida
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Sanford, FL 

South Florida State College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Avon Park, FL 

Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and Master of Science in Criminal Justice programs.

FL, ONLINE PROGRAMS 

South University-Tampa
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Tampa, FL 

South University-West Palm Beach
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Royal Palm Beach, FL 

Southeastern University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Lakeland, FL 

Southwest Florida College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism


Fort Myers, FL 

St Petersburg College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism Forensic Science and Technology


Clearwater, FL 

St Thomas University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Miami Gardens, FL 

State College of Florida-Manatee-Sarasota
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Bradenton, FL 

Strayer University-Florida
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Tampa, FL 

Tallahassee Community College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science Forensic Science and Technology


Tallahassee, FL 

Technical Education Center-Osceola
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Police Science


Kissimmee, FL 

The University of Tampa
Program Areas: Forensic Science and Technology


Tampa, FL 

The University of West Florida
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Pensacola, FL 

University of Central Florida
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies Forensic Science and Technology


Orlando, FL 

University of North Florida
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Jacksonville, FL 

University of Phoenix-Central Florida Campus
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Orlando, FL 

University of Phoenix-North Florida Campus
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Jacksonville, FL 

University of Phoenix-South Florida Campus
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Miramar, FL 

University of Phoenix-West Florida Campus
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Temple Terrace, FL 

University of South Florida-Main Campus
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Tampa, FL 

University of South Florida-Sarasota-Manatee
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Sarasota, FL 

Valencia College
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration | Criminal Justice/Police Science


Orlando, FL 

Associate's, Bachelor's, and Master's degrees available at campus locations across the United States or 100% online.

Multiple Campus Locations, ONLINE PROGRAMS 

Washington-Holmes Technical Center
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Police Science


Chipley, FL 

Webber International University
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Babson Park, FL 

Withlacoochee Technical Institute
Program Areas: Corrections Criminal Justice/Police Science


Inverness, FL