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Shenandoah University

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




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

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

Date Progam Approved to Confer Degrees:  03/2003
Enrollments and Awards
Academic YearFall HeadcountAnnual FTEDegrees
2016-17939119
2018-19767824
2019-20828317
2020-21898721
2021-22777620

Average time-to-completion in yearsAverage credits-to-completionAverage monthly earnings six months after graduation
$ 2,893

Average time-to-completion in years (transfer students)Average credits-to-completion (transfer students)




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
2017-189817
2018-19141024
2019-2011617
2020-2117421
2021-2215520
Five Year Summary663399
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 Years01311993601899



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)2759%$51,878$80,602$96,416
2011-12 (8 years)4665%$43,424$56,961$76,241
2014-15 (5 years)8769%$34,759$49,303$59,126
2016-17 (3 years)11062%$31,035$48,503$58,131
2018-19 (18 months)10754%$22,956$32,492$45,147



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 2016-178379.0%$ 26,716$ 28,516$ 39,752$ 47,272
2013-14 to 2017-188279.6%$ 26,716$ 29,599$ 41,874$ 52,600
2014-15 to 2018-198582.5%$ 26,720$ 42,690$ 47,106$ 62,965
2015-16 to 2019-208685.1%$ 26,718$ 40,898$ 47,447$ 64,948
2016-17 to 2020-218188.0%$ 25,732$ 39,576$ 48,207$ 64,948
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 2016-178581.0%$ 40,674$ 59,863$ 65,177$ 96,133
2013-14 to 2017-188481.6%$ 40,877$ 57,505$ 63,954$ 95,980
2014-15 to 2018-198784.5%$ 42,690$ 58,080$ 64,752$ 92,880
2015-16 to 2019-208685.1%$ 40,674$ 57,903$ 64,512$ 95,282
2016-17 to 2020-218188.0%$ 37,844$ 62,582$ 67,230$ 99,620


More Details on Enrollment History.


More Details on Degree Awards History.


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