Arkansas Police Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Police And Sheriffs Patrol Officers in Arkansas

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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Arkansas

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pine Bluff and Jonesboro
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fayetteville and Little Rock
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Little Rock and Fayetteville

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Arkansas

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Little Rock and Fayetteville

Schools for Police Patrol Officers in Arkansas are listed below.

Selected Police Patrol Officers Schools in Arkansas

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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

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Criminal Justice
  • 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
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  • Programs: AS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Associate

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

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

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

  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: 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

Designed with the needs of working adult students in mind, South University, Online Programs is built on the similar curriculum offered at South University's campus locations. As a student at South University, Online Programs you will receive the same quality instruction, variety of learning options and level of service found at the campus locations.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice (MS), Criminal Justice (BS)
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

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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
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More Arkansas Police Patrol Officers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Arkansas Baptist College Little Rock Bachelor 602
Arkansas Northeastern College Blytheville Associate 1,800
Arkansas State University-Beebe Beebe Associate 4,311
Arkansas State University-Main Campus State University Doctorate 11,130
Arkansas State University-Mountain Home Mountain Home Associate 1,179
Arkansas Tech University Russellville Masters 7,476
Black River Technical College Pocahontas Associate 1,933
East Arkansas Community College Forrest City Associate 1,547
Harding University Searcy Doctorate 6,139
National Park Community College Hot Springs Associate 2,944
North Arkansas College Harrison Associate 2,077
NorthWest Arkansas Community College Bentonville Associate 6,470
Ouachita Technical College Malvern Associate 1,558
Ozarka College Melbourne Associate 1,209
South Arkansas Community College El Dorado Associate 1,319
Southeast Arkansas College Pine Bluff Associate 2,144
Southern Arkansas University Main Campus Magnolia Masters 3,147
Southern Arkansas University Tech Camden Associate 2,111
University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville Batesville Associate 1,468
University of Arkansas Community College-Hope Hope Associate 1,299
University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton Morrilton Associate 1,809
University of Arkansas Main Campus Fayetteville Doctorate & First Professional 18,648
University of Arkansas at Little Rock Little Rock Doctorate & First Professional 12,135
University of Arkansas at Monticello Monticello Masters 3,187
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff Pine Bluff Masters 3,200
University of Arkansas-Fort Smith Fort Smith Bachelor 6,611

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Arkansas. 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


Hot Springs 160 $41670 0.92
Jonesboro 270 $35420 1.11
Pine Bluff 240 $43220 1.61
Little Rock 1650 $43340 1.04
North Little Rock 1650 $43340 1.04
Conway 1650 $43340 1.04
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