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The median tuition charged by colleges in the US with online masters degree in criminal justice programs is $9,560 yearly. Over the past few years, there has been a 13.8% increase in the median tuition. The per annum median tuition at these online colleges and universities in 2007 was $8,400.
The range of tuition at colleges offering online criminal justice programs at the masters level is shown in the following chart. Tuition is shown from the most to least expensive colleges and universities.
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Tuition of more than $16,500 per year is charged by the most expensive colleges and universities with online masters degree in criminal justice programs. The cheapest colleges, on the other hand, charge tuition in the range of $1,454 to $5,400 each year. The accredited online criminal justice masters degree schools that are the most inexpensive are located in Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, North Carolina, and Texas.
- Master of Science in Organizational Management – Criminal Justice
- Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Victim and Offender Services
- Master of Arts in Criminal Justice Administration – Police Administration
- Master of Arts in Professional Development – Criminal Justice
- Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Behavioral Science
- Master of Public Administration – Criminal Justice Specialization
- Master of Business Administration – Criminal Justice
- Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Cyber Crime
- Master of Public Administration – Criminal Justice
- Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Cyber Crime Specialization
Approximately 22% of criminal justice graduates with masters degrees from online schools around the US graduated from these low tuition programs in 2011. This represents 225,392 of the 1,012,459 graduates from around the US. From 2006 to 2011, the number of criminal justice graduates with masters degrees from the least costly online colleges has increased by 53,884 graduates per annum. However, the percentage of graduates from these colleges has decreased.
Other somewhat more expensive cost online criminal justice masters degree colleges and universities charge students tuition ranging from $5,423 to $9,240 per annum. Of the 62 online colleges and universities with masters degrees in criminal justice programs in the nation, 15 offer programs with tuition in this range.
Approximately 28.3% of the nation’s criminal justice masters level graduates earned their degrees from these low tuition online programs in 2011. This represents 286,596 students. The number of students graduating from these schools was only 202,179 students in 2006, which was just 5 years prior. Thus, the number of graduates from these affordable online colleges has increased by 42%.
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|1. University of Massachusetts||Lowell, Massachusetts||$1,454||$8,568|
|2. Fayetteville State University||Fayetteville, North Carolina||$2,129||$12,593|
|3. Florida State University||Tallahassee, Florida||$2,870||$16,627|
|4. University of Central Florida||Orlando, Florida||$3,347||$18,089|
|5. Albany State University||Albany, Georgia||$3,432||$12,720|
|6. University of Houston||Houston, Texas||$3,552||$10,992|
|7. University of Texas of Permian Basin||Odessa, Texas||$3,600||$11,040|
|8. Valdosta State University||Valdosta, Georgia||$3,696||$13,272|
|9. West Texas A & M University||Canyon, Texas||$4,070||$11,510|
|10. Southern Utah University||Cedar City, Utah||$4,196||$13,846|
|11. University of Tennessee||Chattanooga, Tennessee||$4,912||$17,226|
|12. University of South Florida||Tampa, Florida||$5,124||$15,933|
|13. University of Arkansas||Little Rock, Arkansas||$5,228||$14,175|
|14. Mountain State University||Beckley, West Virginia||$5,400||$5,400|
|15. University of Nebraska||Omaha, Nebraska||$5,423||$15,983|
|16. California State University||San Bernardino, California||$5,472||$11,160|
|17. California State University||Sacramento, California||$5,472||$11,160|
|18. Southeast Missouri State University||Cape Girardeau, Missouri||$5,544||$10,479|
|19. University of Wisconsin||Platteville, Wisconsin||$5,766||$13,339|
|20. Saint Cloud State University||St. Cloud, Minnesota||$5,862||$13,796|