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Piedmont Virginia Community College

Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration (43.0103)
Associate's Degree - Applied
Enrollment, Awards, Wages, Debt, and Other Outcomes




Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Program Status: Active/Approved to Enroll Students and Confer Degrees
Degree Title: AAS
2010 CIP Code: 430103

Credit HoursProgram Offered
On-Campus:YesYes
Off-Campus:YesNo

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  Before SCHEV
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2017-1838226
2018-19341712
2019-2029163
2020-2129174
2021-222975

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 3,958




The table to the right provides the degree award history of each the last five years, disaggregated by state residency. This breakout may may help explain why a relatively low percentage of program completers may appear to be working in Virginia.



Program Graduates by Domicile
YearIn-StateOut-of-StateTotal
2017-18606
2018-1912012
2019-20303
2020-21404
2021-22505
Five Year Summary30030
Distribution by Gender and Race/Ethnicity within Five-year Totals,


YearForeign/ InternationalAfrican Am. or Black (NH)Am. Indian/ Native Am. (NH)Asian/ Pacific Islander (NH)HispanicWhite, Caucasian Am. (NH)Multi-Race (NH)Unknown/ Unreported (NH)Total
Sum of the Last 5 Years160030120130



Wages Earned in 2020

The table below shows the wage data for the select program and places it in the context of all wages at the same degree level of this institution by graduates with at least three (3) quarters of employment.





Post-Completion Wage Outcomes
Graduation YearGrads (n)Grads w/Wages (n)25th PercentileMedian Wage75th Percentile
2009-10 (10 years)2273%$44,252$53,413$63,576
2011-12 (8 years)4276%$37,060$46,549$60,901
2014-15 (5 years)5978%$30,604$43,106$54,737
2016-17 (3 years)6073%$32,846$39,219$55,874
2018-19 (18 months)5480%$21,702$35,075$48,148



Student Debt of Graduates
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Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-172948.3%$ 3,713$ 7,250$ 10,691$ 13,222
2013-14 to 2017-182648.1%$ 3,473$ 7,109$ 10,904$ 13,222
2014-15 to 2018-192240.7%$ 4,430$ 8,154$ 12,124$ 17,334
2015-16 to 2019-201740.5%$ 3,473$ 9,059$ 13,941$ 20,000
2016-17 to 2020-21
Note: Student borrowing at graduation, excludes PLUS loans, in five-year rollups. Includes all known institutionally-processed borrowing occuring at all public and nonprofit institutions in Virginia. Debt accrued outside Virginia in prior postsecondary activity is not available.
Number of Borrowers and Known Debt at Graduation, Including Parent-PLUS and Grad-PLUS
Borrowers (n)Borrowers (%)25th PercentileMedianMean75th Percentile
2012-13 to 2016-172948.3%$ 5,906$ 8,739$ 11,561$ 14,872
2013-14 to 2017-182648.1%$ 5,906$ 8,899$ 11,874$ 17,445
2014-15 to 2018-192240.7%$ 5,200$ 9,404$ 12,861$ 18,845
2015-16 to 2019-201740.5%$ 4,430$ 9,750$ 14,895$ 20,000
2016-17 to 2020-21


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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