Most detectives have a bachelor's degree. The most common area of study is Criminal Justice.

What degrees do detectives have?

The most common degree held by detectives is Criminal Justice, held by 15% of detectives.

Get a detailed breakdown of detectives and the different types of degrees they hold:

Degrees that detectives hold

Degrees % of detectives
Criminal Justice 15%

What level of education do detectives have?

Detectives often have similar levels of education. 42% of detectives have a bachelor's degree, with the second most common being a certificate or associate degree at 33%.

Level of education that detectives have

Education % of detectives
No education 0%
High school diploma 25%
Certificate or associate degree 33%
Bachelor's degree 42%
Master's degree 0%
Doctorate 0%