Vermont Criminal Justice Degrees & Programs

Vermont only has 8 schools that offer criminal justice programs, but these schools include colleges, universities and training institutes.

Consider online Criminal Justice programs currently accepting applicants:

Students can choose from 8 undergraduate degrees and 1 graduate degree. Areas of study include criminal justice, emergency management, legal and justice studies, forensic psychology and paralegal.

Criminal Justice Scholarships

Vermont also offers financial assistance to criminal justice and law enforcement students through grants and scholarships. Organizations that may offer scholarships include Vermont Police Association, Vermont State Employees Association, Vermont State Police and Vermont Troopers Association. In addition, students may be eligible for national scholarships for criminal justice students as well as scholarships through specific criminal justice colleges in Vermont.

Criminal Justice Career & Employment Trending

Listed below are some common criminal justice professions with their 2014 average wages; the predicted employment growth and the national average wages for that specific profession, as reported by O*NET. As you can see, with the exception of lawyers, most wages in Vermont were very similar to what was earned by other workers nationwide.

  • Judges, magistrate judges & magistrates – $132,400 – 12% – $115,100
  • Criminal investigators & detectives – $89,800 – 18% – $79,900
  • Lawyers – $78,500 – 6% – $115,000
  • First-line supervisors of police & detectives $74,600 – 12% -$80,900
  • Social workers, all other – $63,800 – 13% – $59,100
  • Correctional facility specialists & probation officers – $56,500 – 8% – $49,100
  • Fish & game wardens $52,600 – 2% – $50,900
  • Police & patrol officers – $43,800 – 13% – $56,800
  • Jailers & correctional officers –$38,900 – 13% – $39,800
  • Criminal justice & law enforcement postsecondary teachers – $NA – 4% – $57,200
  • Fire investigators & inspectors – $NA – 10% – $56,100
  • Forensic science technicians – $NA – NA% – $55,400

All Schools with Criminal Justice Programs in Vermont

Featured online criminal justice programs accepting applicants from Vermont

Master of Arts in Diplomacy - Cyber Diplomacy, Master of Arts in Diplomacy - International Conflict Management

VT, ONLINE PROGRAMS 

Campus-based criminal justice schools in Vermont

Castleton State College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Castleton, VT 

Champlain College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies Cyber/Computer Forensics and Counterterrorism


Burlington, VT 

College of St Joseph
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Rutland, VT 

Community College of Vermont
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Winooski, VT 

Lyndon State College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Safety Studies


Lyndonville, VT 

Norwich University
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Northfield, VT 

Master of Arts in Diplomacy - Cyber Diplomacy, Master of Arts in Diplomacy - International Conflict Management

VT, ONLINE PROGRAMS 

Southern Vermont College
Program Areas: Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration


Bennington, VT