Indiana Police Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Police And Sheriffs Patrol Officers in Indiana

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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Indiana

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Anderson, Terre Haute and South Bend
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Elkhart, Fort Wayne and Columbus
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Indianapolis, Gary and South Bend

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Indiana

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Indianapolis, Columbus and Evansville

Schools for Police Patrol Officers in Indiana are listed below.

Selected Police Patrol Officers Schools in Indiana

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This list also contains online schools that accept students from Indiana.

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You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.

  • Programs: BA/Law Enforcement Administration, MS/Criminal Justice - Forensic Science, BA/Social and Criminal Justice - Criminal Investigations, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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

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

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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

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

  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

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

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

  • Programs: Master of Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
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More Indiana Police Patrol Officers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Ancilla College Donaldson Associate 511
Anderson University Anderson Doctorate & First Professional 2,707
Ball State University Muncie Doctorate 19,849
Bethel College Mishawaka Mishawaka Masters 2,097
Butler University Indianapolis Masters & First Professional 4,479
Calumet College of Saint Joseph Whiting Masters 1,238
Grace College and Theological Seminary Winona Lake Doctorate 1,404
Indiana Institute of Technology Fort Wayne Masters 3,294
Indiana State University Terre Haute Doctorate 10,543
Indiana University-Bloomington Bloomington Doctorate & First Professional 38,990
Indiana University-East Richmond Masters 2,266
Indiana University-Kokomo Kokomo Masters 2,835
Indiana University-Northwest Gary Masters 4,790
Indiana University-Purdue University-Fort Wayne Fort Wayne Masters 11,943
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis Indianapolis Doctorate & First Professional 29,854
Indiana University-South Bend South Bend Masters 7,517
Indiana University-Southeast New Albany Masters 6,241
Ivy Tech Community College-Bloominton Bloomington Associate 4,530
Ivy Tech Community College-Central Indiana Indianapolis Associate 13,439
Ivy Tech Community College-Columbus Columbus Associate 2,476
Ivy Tech Community College-East Central Muncie Associate 5,637
Ivy Tech Community College-Kokomo Kokomo Associate 3,152
Ivy Tech Community College-Lafayette Lafayette Associate 5,914
Ivy Tech Community College-Northcentral South Bend Associate 4,921
Ivy Tech Community College-Northeast Fort Wayne Associate 6,642
Ivy Tech Community College-Northwest Gary Associate 4,742
Ivy Tech Community College-Southwest Evansville Associate 4,848
Ivy Tech Community College-Wabash Valley Terre Haute Associate 5,337
Manchester College North Manchester Bachelor 1,036
Martin University Indianapolis Masters 618
Oakland City University Oakland City Doctorate 2,007
Saint Josephs College Rensselaer Masters 1,070
Taylor University Fort Wayne Fort Wayne Bachelor 964
Trine University Angola Masters 1,337
Trine University-Fort Wayne Fort Wayne Masters 171
University of Indianapolis Indianapolis Doctorate 4,706
Valparaiso University Valparaiso Doctorate 3,872
Vincennes University Vincennes Bachelor 10,750

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

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


Fort Wayne 0 $52310 0
Bloomington 230 $53040 0.74
Indianapolis 3170 $52770 0.67
Carmel 3170 $52770 0.67
Anderson 3170 $52770 0.67
Columbus 80 $44530 0.33
Elkhart 220 $48230 0.38
Goshen 220 $48230 0.38
Kokomo 160 $54590 0.86
Lafayette 270 $48300 0.63
West Lafayette 270 $48300 0.63
Michigan City 190 $46530 1
La Porte 190 $46530 1
Muncie 170 $43980 0.81
Terre Haute 310 $42170 0.99
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