2018 Best Criminology Schools in the Southwest Region

College Factual's Criminology Rankings Guide for the Southwest Region

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The Southwest region is not the most popular location to pursue Criminology, as there are only 389 students graduating every year from 4 degree programs.

Criminology degrees in the Southwest region cost anywhere from $96,557 to $173,562 depending on financial aid and accessibility to in-state tuition. In the United States, the typical cost of a Criminology degree is $136,648.

Find out just what the greatest Criminology colleges in the Southwest area are by looking at the ranking below.

Top Criminology Colleges in the Southwest Region Ranked by Quality

The rankings below showcase the very best Social Sciences programs in the Southwest region for Criminology students. Read the full ranking methodology to find out the way we picked the colleges that appear on this list.

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Any student who is interested in Criminology has to check out The University of Texas at Dallas. In addition to its bachelor's programs, The University of Texas at Dallas offers graduate degrees in Criminology. Prefer a large student body? This institution has over 20,000 students on campus.

Ranked #3 in Texas for value for the money, we would have expected this university's excellent academic programs to command a higher price. For those who wish to carry on following their bachelor's degree, this school has graduate programs available. A virtual tour may be a great way to explore The University of Texas at Dallas.

It's hard to find a better school than St Marys University if you want to pursue Criminology as a major. Students who graduate from the criminology program make around $37,389 for their early career and $65,954 in their mid career. Situated in San Antonio, Texas, this university is a good choice for students who flourish in an urban atmosphere.

This school supports interaction amongst students and their instructors, as evidenced by its 11:1 student-to-faculty ratio. This school's student loan default rate of 5.0% is considerably below the U.S. average of 7.0%. Check out all of St Marys University's rankings to find out more.

Northern Arizona University is among your best bets if you want to study Criminology. Students from the criminology major at Northern Arizona University get 4.3% more than the standard graduate with the same degree. With over 20,000 undergraduates, this school is among the biggest schools in the U.S..

This school's reasonable annual price is very irresistible to students who want to avoid too much debt. Around 65.6% of the instructors at this school are full-time and get normal office hours, so they should be more accessible to students. Interested in knowing more details on Northern Arizona University's campus? Have a virtual tour.

It's difficult to beat Texas A&M University - Kingsville if you want to study Criminology. In addition to its bachelor's programs, Texas A&M University - Kingsville offers graduate degrees in Criminology. Students who enjoy a more slow-paced life will appreciate Texas A&M University - Kingsville's location in the small town of Kingsville, Texas.

Freshman students are not required to live on-campus at Texas A&M University - Kingsville. In addition to this school being one of the very best colleges in Texas, 0.7% of its undergrads are from out-of-state. Watch some school videos to learn more about what being on campus is like.

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