Michigan Police Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Police And Sheriffs Patrol Officers in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Niles, Detroit and Monroe
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Grand Rapids, Holland and Warren
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Detroit, Warren and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Michigan

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids and Lansing

Schools for Police Patrol Officers in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Police Patrol Officers Schools in Michigan

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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

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

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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Allen Park, Auburn Hills, Cadillac, Clinton Township, Flint, Jackson, Muskegon, Owosso, Port Huron

Baker College is the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available.

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

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

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

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

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in 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: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
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More Michigan Police Patrol Officers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Adrian College Adrian Bachelor 1,309
Alpena Community College Alpena Associate 2,058
Bay de Noc Community College Escanaba Associate 2,203
Concordia University-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor Masters 1,075
Davenport University Grand Rapids Masters 11,606
Delta College University Center Associate 10,406
Eastern Michigan University Ypsilanti Doctorate 22,837
Ferris State University Big Rapids Doctorate 13,087
Finlandia University Hancock Bachelor 559
Gogebic Community College Ironwood Associate 975
Grand Rapids Community College Grand Rapids Associate 15,212
Grand Valley State University Allendale Doctorate 23,464
Henry Ford Community College Dearborn Associate 13,983
Josephs College of Beauty Jackson Associate 6,173
Kalamazoo Valley Community College Kalamazoo Associate 11,113
Kellogg Community College Battle Creek Associate 5,553
Kirtland Community College Roscommon Associate 1,897
Lake Michigan College Benton Harbor Associate 3,740
Lake Superior State University Sault Ste Marie Masters 2,819
Lansing Community College Lansing Associate 19,465
Macomb Community College Warren Associate 22,081
Madonna University Livonia Doctorate 4,019
Michigan State University East Lansing Doctorate & First Professional 46,045
Mid Michigan Community College Harrison Associate 3,918
Monroe County Community College Monroe Associate 4,433
Mott Community College Flint Associate 10,455
Muskegon Community College Muskegon Associate 4,711
North Central Michigan College Petoskey Associate 2,770
Northern Michigan University Marquette Masters 9,358
Northwestern Michigan College Traverse City Associate 4,499
Oakland Community College Bloomfield Hills Associate 24,532
Olivet College Olivet Masters 1,049
Saginaw Valley State University University Center Masters 9,662
Schoolcraft College Livonia Associate 12,148
Siena Heights University Adrian Masters 2,161
Spring Arbor University Spring Arbor Masters 3,965
St Clair County Community College Port Huron Associate 4,270
University of Detroit Mercy Detroit Doctorate 5,723
University of Michigan-Dearborn Dearborn Masters 8,336
Washtenaw Community College Ann Arbor Associate 12,068
Wayne County Community College District Detroit Associate 20,504
Wayne State University Detroit Doctorate & First Professional 32,380
West Shore Community College Scottville Associate 1,352
Western Michigan University Kalamazoo Doctorate 24,433

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

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


Ann Arbor 390 $59050 0.4
Battle Creek 500 $51290 1.91
Bay City 200 $54630 1.19
Flint 520 $55410 0.83
Grand Rapids 1360 $63420 0.55
Wyoming 1360 $63420 0.55
Jackson 180 $54640 0.62
Detroit 7770 $64120 0.86
Warren 7770 $64120 0.86
Dearborn 7770 $64120 0.86
Saginaw 240 $47900 0.6
Lansing 660 $58210 0.68
East Lansing 660 $58210 0.68
Kalamazoo 530 $59540 0.83
Portage 530 $59540 0.83
Monroe 120 $54640 0.68
Muskegon 210 $47870 0.72
Niles 360 $53090 1.27
Benton Harbor 360 $53090 1.27
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