Each year, an average of 51 students graduate from criminology schools in Alabama. If you too are interested in a career in criminology, Alabama has 2 criminology schools for you to choose from. Tuition at Alabama's criminology schools is approximately $9,931 per year for a degree in criminology.
Located in Auburn, Auburn University is the largest criminology school in Alabama, based on student population. In 2009, a reported 51 students graduated with a criminology degree from Auburn University. This was 100% of the total criminology graduates in Alabama for that year. Tuition at Auburn University, was $6,972 per year in 2010.
Criminologist is the most popular career choice for those who graduate with credentials in criminology. If after graduation, you are planning on sticking around the state, you should keep in mind that the job outlook for criminology graduates in Alabama is average. Approximately 1,420 criminologists are currently working in Alabama. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 11%, or to 1,590 criminologists.
In Alabama, as a criminologist, you can expect to earn a salary of anywhere from less than $32,621 per year to more than $83,877 per year. The median salary for criminologists in Alabama is $52,889 per year.