Arizona Police Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Police And Sheriffs Patrol Officers in Arizona

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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Arizona

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Flagstaff, Tucson and Yuma
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Phoenix, Prescott and Kingman
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Phoenix, Tucson and Yuma

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Arizona

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Tucson, Phoenix and Kingman

Schools for Police Patrol Officers in Arizona are listed below.

Selected Police Patrol Officers Schools in Arizona

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Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.

  • Programs: BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement, BS in Criminal Justice - Crime Scene Investigation, AAS in Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Associate, Master

A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.

  • Programs: Doctor of Management - Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Master of Science in Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor, Master

Baker College is proud to be the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. With one of the highest graduate employment rates in the country, our mission is to help our students find meaningful employment.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice - Bachelor, Law Enforcement Academy (Police) - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor

You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.

At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.

  • Programs: Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Law Enforcement, Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Generalist
  • Degrees: Bachelor

Welcome to Argosy University

Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice (BS) (Online)
  • Degrees: Bachelor

For over 35 years, Keiser University has maintained a practical, hands-on approach to career education to help our students achieve their personal and professional goals. 

  • Programs: Master of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

  • Programs: Applied Criminology Certificate, Behavioral Crime Analysis Certificate
  • Degrees: Certificate

Give your career a boost with an education from Southern New Hampshire University.

  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

  • Programs: Master of Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
Brookline College
Tempe, Tucson

Get hands-on training with Brookline College. We offer diploma and degree programs in the areas of health care, business, nursing, criminal justice, paralegal, and computer security.

  • Programs: Associate of Science - Criminal Justice , Bachelor of Science - Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor
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More Arizona Police Patrol Officers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Arizona State University Tempe Doctorate & First Professional 51,481
Arizona Western College Yuma Associate 6,953
Central Arizona College Coolidge Associate 4,951
Chandler/Gilbert Community College Chandler Associate 10,277
Cochise College Douglas Associate 4,133
Eastern Arizona College Thatcher Associate 5,314
Estrella Mountain Community College Avondale Associate 5,973
Glendale Community College Glendale Associate 18,444
IIA College Mesa Mesa Bachelor 176
IIA College Phoenix Phoenix Bachelor 586
IIA College Tucson Tucson Bachelor 358
Mesa Community College Mesa Associate 24,470
Mohave Community College Kingman Associate 5,879
Northern Arizona University Flagstaff Doctorate 21,347
Northland Pioneer College Holbrook Associate 4,686
Paradise Valley Community College Phoenix Associate 8,574
Phoenix College Phoenix Associate 11,097
Pima Community College Tucson Associate 32,982
Prescott College Prescott Doctorate 1,007
Rio Salado College Tempe Associate 18,331
Scottsdale Community College Scottsdale Associate 10,371
University of Arizona Tucson Doctorate 37,217
Yavapai College Prescott Associate 9,060

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Arizona. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Police Patrol Officers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Police Patrol Officers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Flagstaff 320 $52370 1.17
Phoenix 7470 $66290 0.84
Mesa 7470 $66290 0.84
Scottsdale 7470 $66290 0.84
Prescott 0 $56980 0
Lake Havasu City 290 $55490 1.35
Kingman 290 $55490 1.35
Sierra Vista 150 $49990 0.91
Douglas 150 $49990 0.91
Tucson 1760 $55240 1.04
Yuma 320 $48330 1.11
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