Wisconsin Police Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Police And Sheriffs Patrol Officers in Wisconsin

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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Wisconsin

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Fond du Lac, Milwaukee and Janesville
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Oshkosh, La Crosse and Green Bay
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Milwaukee, Madison and Green Bay

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Wisconsin

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Milwaukee, Racine and Madison

Schools for Police Patrol Officers in Wisconsin are listed below.

Selected Police Patrol Officers Schools in Wisconsin

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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

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

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

  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master

Study online with California University of Pennsylvania.

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

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  • Programs: Criminal Justice (BS) (Online)
  • Degrees: Bachelor
Rasmussen College
Green Bay, Wausau

Further your education and strengthen your skill set at Rasmussen College

  • Programs: Criminal Justice Associate’s
  • Degrees: Associate

Earn a highly respected online degree from Boston University

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

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Blackhawk Technical College Janesville Associate 2,283
Carroll University Waukesha Doctorate 3,324
Carthage College Kenosha Masters 2,778
Chippewa Valley Technical College Eau Claire Associate 5,998
College of Menominee Nation Keshena Associate 505
Concordia University-Wisconsin Mequon Doctorate 5,933
Edgewood College Madison Doctorate 2,581
Fox Valley Technical College Appleton Associate 7,624
Gateway Technical College Kenosha Associate 7,586
Lakeland College Plymouth Masters 3,824
Lakeshore Technical College Cleveland Associate 2,727
Madison Area Technical College Madison Associate 14,647
Marian University-Wisconsin Fond Du Lac Doctorate 2,957
Marquette University Milwaukee Doctorate 11,516
Mid-State Technical College Wisconsin Rapids Associate 2,945
Milwaukee Area Technical College Milwaukee Associate 17,193
Mount Mary College Milwaukee Masters 1,702
Nicolet Area Technical College Rhinelander Associate 1,253
Northcentral Technical College Wausau Associate 3,729
Northeast Wisconsin Technical College Green Bay Associate 8,105
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College Fennimore Associate 2,549
University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Eau Claire Masters 10,854
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Milwaukee Doctorate 29,338
University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh Oshkosh Masters 12,772
University of Wisconsin-Parkside Kenosha Masters 5,010
University of Wisconsin-Platteville Platteville Masters 7,189
Viterbo University La Crosse Masters 3,088
Waukesha County Technical College Pewaukee Associate 7,419
Western Technical College Wisconsin La Crosse Associate 4,564

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

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


Appleton 340 $57270 0.59
Fond du Lac 220 $54070 1.01
Green Bay 480 $61510 0.61
Janesville 300 $56290 1.02
Beloit 300 $56290 1.02
Eau Claire 330 $47320 0.88
Oshkosh 250 $61840 0.58
Neenah 250 $61840 0.58
Racine 400 $66210 1.11
Madison 1630 $56590 0.92
Milwaukee 3290 $65110 0.83
Waukesha 3290 $65110 0.83
West Allis 3290 $65110 0.83
Sheboygan 140 $57570 0.52
Wausau 250 $51930 0.76
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