BLOOMSBURG--- The Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Criminal Justice Program is ranked seventh in the state of Pennsylvania by Zippia, a job-/career-seeking website. BU rose from tenth place a year ago.
Zippia’s looked at the data on the institutions of higher learning in Pennsylvania to determine which programs offer the best career opportunities for criminal justice majors.
The website looked at the following data from the NCES (National Center for Education Statistics) and College Scorecard data from ED.gov to understand what Criminal Justice programs offer the best career opportunities:
- Career Results
- Mean Earnings After 6 Years
- Mean Earnings After 10 Years
- Ratio of people working to not working after 10 years
- Criminal Justice Emphasis
- Percentage of Graduating Class That Are Criminal Justice Majors (Larger the better)
- Admissions Rate (More selective the better)
- Graduation Rate
- Average Cost Of Attendance (Lower is better)
- Median amount of debt
- School Performance
Bloomsburg was the only Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education institutions in the top 10.