Most sheriffs have a high school diploma. The most common area of study is Criminal Justice.

What degrees do sheriffs have?

The most common degree held by sheriffs is Criminal Justice, held by 17% of sheriffs.

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

Degrees that sheriffs hold

Degrees % of sheriffs
Criminal Justice 17%

What level of education do sheriffs have?

Sheriffs often have similar levels of education. 55% of sheriffs have a high school diploma, with the second most common being a certificate or associate degree at 44%.

Level of education that sheriffs have

Education % of sheriffs
No education 0%
High school diploma 55%
Certificate or associate degree 44%
Bachelor's degree 1%
Master's degree 0%
Doctorate 0%