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Career Information for Police And Sheriffs Patrol Officers in Kentucky

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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Kentucky

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Elizabethtown and Lexington
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Louisville and Bowling Green
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Louisville and Lexington

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Kentucky

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Elizabethtown and Louisville

Schools for Police Patrol Officers in Kentucky are listed below.

Selected Police Patrol Officers Schools in Kentucky

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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, MS in Criminal Justice - Law, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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

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, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice – Human Services, 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, Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Criminal Justice
  • 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 (BS), Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

  • Programs: Master of Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
Daymar College
Bowling Green

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  • Programs: Criminal Justice, Diploma, Criminal Justice, Associate of Science
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate

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

  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
South College

Get the skills you need to pursue your dreams at South College, located in Knoxville.

  • Programs: MS Criminal Justice, CERT Criminal Justice (Grad Level)
  • Degrees: Master, Certificate
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More Kentucky Police Patrol Officers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Ashland Community and Technical College Ashland Associate 4,675
Bellarmine University Louisville Doctorate 3,001
Big Sandy Community and Technical College Prestonsburg Associate 4,856
Draughons Junior College Bowling Green Bowling Green Associate 464
Eastern Kentucky University Richmond Doctorate 15,839
Elizabethtown Community and Technical College Elizabethtown Associate 5,506
Gateway Community and Technical College Covington Associate 3,130
Hopkinsville Community College Hopkinsville Associate 3,426
Jefferson Community and Technical College Louisville Associate 15,475
Kentucky State University Frankfort Masters 2,696
Kentucky Wesleyan College Owensboro Bachelor 956
Lindsey Wilson College Columbia Masters 1,893
Madisonville Community College Madisonville Associate 4,363
Murray State University Murray Masters 10,778
Northern Kentucky University Highland Heights Doctorate & First Professional 14,785
Owensboro Community and Technical College Owensboro Associate 5,435
Pikeville College Pikeville Doctorate 1,100
Saint Catharine College Saint Catharine Bachelor 667
Somerset Community College Somerset Associate 7,110
Southeast Kentucky Community and Technical College Cumberland Associate 4,847
Union College Barbourville Barbourville Masters 1,368
University of Louisville Louisville Doctorate & First Professional 20,592

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

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


Bowling Green 260 $39620 0.78
Elizabethtown 260 $40660 1.05
Fort Knox 260 $40660 1.05
Owensboro 110 $41810 0.5
Lexington 1080 $45820 0.86
Fayette 1080 $45820 0.86
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