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

What degrees do private detectives have?

The most common degree held by private detectives is Criminal Justice, held by 20% of private detectives.

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

Degrees that private detectives hold

Degrees % of private detectives
Criminal Justice 20%

What level of education do private detectives have?

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

Level of education that private detectives have

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