Each year, in Maine, an average of 30 students graduate with credentials in criminology. If you too are interested in a career in criminology, Maine has 1 criminology schools for you to choose from. Yearly tuition at criminology schools in Maine for a degree in criminology is $8,174 per year.
Located in Portland, University of Southern Maine is the largest criminology school in Maine, based on student population. Approximately 30 students graduated with a criminology degree from University of Southern Maine in 2009, which was 100% of the total state criminology graduates for that year. If you decide to attend University of Southern Maine, you can expect to pay approximately $8,174 per year to earn your degree in criminology.
A majority of those with a degree in criminology choose to become criminologists. If after graduation, you are planning on working in Maine, it is important to know that the job outlook for criminology graduates in the state is average. There are currently an estimated 400 criminologists working in Maine. The government expects, by 2018, for this number to increase by 8%, or to 440 criminologists.
As a criminologist in Maine you can expect to earn anywhere from less than $42,788 per year to more than $106,232 per year. But the median salary for criminologists earn $57,834 per year, in Maine.