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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Ohio

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Sandusky, Lima and Canton
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dayton, Cincinnati and Springfield
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Cleveland, Columbus and Cincinnati

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Ohio

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Columbus, Cleveland and Dayton

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  • BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement
  • BS in Criminal Justice - Crime Scene Investigation
  • AAS in Criminal Justice
  • Programs include Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Master of Science in Criminal Justice, and more.
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  • Some programs offer the opportunity for hands-on experience working on real criminal cases.
  • Flexible online and campus-based programs available.
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  • Criminal Justice (BS)
  • Available programs include B.S. and M.S. in Criminal Justice, B.S. in Legal Studies, and A.S. in Paralegal Studies.
  • Accreditation for the Legal Studies and Paralegal Studies programs by the American Bar Association (ABA) at select campuses.
  • Criminal Justice and Legal Studies programs are available at many of the 11 campus locations across the United States.
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  • Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Criminal Justice
  • Offers associate and bachelor-level programs in Criminal Justice.
  • Program topics include criminal investigation processes and ethics, criminal law, juvenile justice and more.
  • A B.A.S. in Criminal Justice program is also available for students who already possess an A.A.S.
  • Regionally accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
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Founded by the Society of Jesus in 1851, Saint Joseph's University (SJU) has been developing the minds and abilities of men and women in a challenging academic environment steeped in the enriching Jesuit tradition of cura personalis (care of the entire person). The strong liberal arts foundation promotes an environment of open-minded investigation and debate and attends to developing students beyond their academic accomplishments, while maintaining high academic standards. The University strives to be recognized as the preeminent Catholic comprehensive university in the Northeast.

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  • Has students attend one four-week class at a time and take their final exam before moving on to their next class.
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  • Provides job placement assistance to all its students and alumni.
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  • Providing exceptional career training since 1963.
  • Presents numerous scholarships opportunities for eligible students.
  • Offers programs in business, health care, technology and design, and more.
  • Has 13 campuses across Ohio and Kentucky, as well as online options.
  • Lets graduates use lifelong learning credit to return and review or audit any previously taken course for free.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS).
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  • Ranked among the 2015 Best National Universities by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Designated as a Military Friendly School every year since 2012 by Victory Media.
  • Offers credit for prior learning and experience through assessment tests.
  • Provides a short term Leadership Certification program in partnership with EQUIP®.
  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA).
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  • Designated as a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, publishers of G.I. Jobs®.
  • Each program is designed to instill the knowledge, ethical values, and interpersonal skills of professional practice and to foster values of social responsibility.
  • Offers several flexible learning options, including a blended format that combines campus and online learning.
  • Several scholarship opportunities are available for students who qualify.
  • Features a competency-based MBA program that allows students to test out of subjects based on prior professional experience.

More Ohio Police Patrol Officers Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Ashland
Doctorate
6,493
Berea
Masters
4,383
Bluffton
Masters
1,117
Huron
Bachelor
2,065
Bowling Green
Doctorate
18,619
Columbus
Masters & First Professional
3,713
Cedarville
Masters
3,055
Newark
Associate
3,100
Cleveland
Masters
570
Cincinnati
Associate
8,507
Springfield
Associate
3,383
Cleveland
Doctorate & First Professional
15,038
Cincinnati
Doctorate
2,282
Columbus
Associate
23,057
Cleveland
Associate
24,563
Defiance
Masters
973
Piqua
Associate
3,025
Nelsonville
Associate
4,341
Lima
Associate
3,385
Steubenville
Associate
1,744
Ashtabula
Associate
1,575
East Liverpool
Associate
902
Kent
Doctorate
22,819
Canton
Associate
3,849
Warren
Associate
2,120
New Philadelphia
Associate
2,039
Painesville
Masters
941
Kirtland
Associate
8,934
Elyria
Associate
10,769
Sylvania
Masters
2,021
Marion
Associate
2,125
Mount Vernon
Masters
2,675
Mansfield
Associate
3,148
Archbold
Associate
2,944
Columbus
Masters
3,082
Ada
Doctorate
3,603
Columbus
Doctorate
52,568
Chillicothe
Masters
1,836
Lancaster
Masters
1,728
Athens
Doctorate
21,089
Ironton
Masters
1,699
Perrysburg
Associate
19,853
Dayton
Associate
18,691
Hillsboro
Associate
2,436
Fremont
Associate
2,495
Findlay
Masters & First Professional
5,388
Tiffin
Masters
2,357
Cincinnati
Doctorate
1,719
Akron
Doctorate & First Professional
23,007
Batavia
Associate
2,942
Cincinnati
Doctorate & First Professional
29,319
Blue Ash
Associate
4,257
Dayton
Doctorate
10,395
Toledo
Doctorate & First Professional
19,767
Urbana
Masters
1,440
Marietta
Associate
1,243
Wilmington
Masters
1,605
Dayton
Doctorate & First Professional
16,151
Cincinnati
Doctorate
6,646
Youngstown
Doctorate
13,595

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Ohio. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; 2014-24 State Occupational Projections, Projections Central, projectionscentral.com

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Akron 1500 $59,230
Canton 520 $48,570
Massillon 520 $48,570
Cleveland 4970 $60,660
Elyria 4970 $60,660
Columbus 4690 $70,380
Dayton 1600 $61,830
Lima 270 $51,760
Mansfield 200 $54,630
Springfield 160 $45,770
Toledo 1640 $56,440

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