Mississippi Police Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Police And Sheriffs Patrol Officers in Mississippi

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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Mississippi

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Gulfport and Pascagoula
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jackson and Hattiesburg
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Jackson and Gulfport

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Mississippi

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Pascagoula and Gulfport

Schools for Police Patrol Officers in Mississippi are listed below.

Selected Police Patrol Officers Schools in Mississippi

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  • Programs: BA/Law Enforcement Administration, MS Criminal Justice, BA/Social and Criminal Justice, 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, 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

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

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

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

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

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

  • Programs: Master of Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

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  • Programs: Criminal Justice, Associates Degree, Criminal Justice Administration, Bachelor Degree
  • Degrees: Associate, Bachelor
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More Mississippi Police Patrol Officers Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Alcorn State University Alcorn State Masters 3,668
Coahoma Community College Clarksdale Associate 2,216
Copiah-Lincoln Community College Wesson Associate 2,382
Delta State University Cleveland Doctorate 4,091
East Mississippi Community College Scooba Associate 4,012
Hinds Community College Raymond Associate 9,941
Holmes Community College Goodman Associate 5,107
Itawamba Community College Fulton Associate 5,871
Jackson State University Jackson Doctorate 8,698
Mississippi College Clinton Doctorate 4,467
Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College Perkinston Associate 8,860
Mississippi Valley State University Itta Bena Masters 3,009
Northeast Mississippi Community College Booneville Associate 3,339
Northwest Mississippi Community College Senatobia Associate 7,097
University of Mississippi Main Campus Oxford Doctorate 15,129
University of Southern Mississippi Hattiesburg Doctorate 14,592
Virginia College-Gulf Coast Biloxi Associate 287
Virginia College-Jackson Jackson Associate 905

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

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


Gulfport 850 $36280 1.22
Biloxi 850 $36280 1.22
Pascagoula 850 $36280 1.22
Hattiesburg 310 $35230 1.12
Jackson 1590 $34330 1.28
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