Connecticut Police Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Police And Sheriffs Patrol Officers in Connecticut

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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Connecticut

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: New Haven and Norwich
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Hartford and Danbury
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Hartford and Bridgeport

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Connecticut

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Bridgeport and Hartford

Schools for Police Patrol Officers in Connecticut are listed below.

Selected Police Patrol Officers Schools in Connecticut

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  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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  • Programs: Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Law Enforcement, Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Generalist
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  • Programs: Criminal Justice (BS), Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

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

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  • Programs: AAS in Justice Studies - Criminal Justice, BS in Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor

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  • Programs: Master of Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

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

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  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Connecticut Police Patrol Officers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Asnuntuck Community College Enfield Associate 1,792
Briarwood College Southington Bachelor 663
Capital Community College Hartford Associate 3,726
Central Connecticut State University New Britain Doctorate 12,106
Gateway Community College New Haven New Haven Associate 5,965
Housatonic Community College Bridgeport Associate 4,475
Manchester Community College Manchester Associate 6,484
Middlesex Community College Middletown Middletown Associate 2,623
Mitchell College New London Bachelor 894
Naugatuck Valley Community College Waterbury Associate 5,966
Northwestern Connecticut Community College Winsted Associate 1,632
Norwalk Community College Norwalk Associate 6,231
Quinnipiac University Hamden Doctorate & First Professional 7,216
Sacred Heart University Fairfield Doctorate 5,801
Three Rivers Community College Norwich Norwich Associate 3,858
Tunxis Community College Farmington Associate 3,836
University of Hartford West Hartford Doctorate 7,290
University of New Haven West Haven Doctorate 4,774
Western Connecticut State University Danbury Doctorate 6,211

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

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


Hartford 2060 $69350 0.75
West Hartford 2060 $69350 0.75
East Hartford 2060 $69350 0.75
New Haven 1510 $66450 1.14
Waterbury 390 $56360 1.23
Bridgeport 1740 $70030 0.88
Stamford 1740 $70030 0.88
Norwalk 1740 $70030 0.88
Danbury 190 $66150 0.49
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