Michigan Probation Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Probation Officers in Michigan

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Fast Facts for Probation Officers in Michigan

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Jackson, Kalamazoo and Detroit
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Warren, Grand Rapids and Ann Arbor
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Detroit, Warren and Grand Rapids

Salaries for Probation Officers in Michigan

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

Schools for Probation Officers in Michigan are listed below.

Selected Probation Officer Training 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: MS in Criminal Justice - Corrections, MS in Criminal Justice - Law, MS in Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Master, 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
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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: Correctional Studies - Certificate, Criminal Justice - Bachelor, Law Enforcement Academy (Police) - Associate, more...
  • Degrees: Certificate, Bachelor, Associate

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) - Corrections and Case Management, Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Generalist
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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

As a student at South University, you will have the opportunity to learn from accomplished faculty members who have real-world experience in the subjects that they teach. Our small class sizes allow you to receive personalized attention from instructors, and the encouragement to recognize your goals for the future and the means to achieve them.

  • Programs: Criminal Justice (MS), Criminal Justice (BS)
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor

National Louis University is one of the oldest and most progressive universities in Chicago.

  • Programs: B.A. in Criminal Justice: Criminal Justice Administration
  • 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

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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

  • Programs: MS in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Master
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More Michigan Probation Officer Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Adrian College Adrian Bachelor 1,309
Alpena Community College Alpena Associate 2,058
Andrews University Berrien Springs Doctorate & First Professional 3,221
Bay Mills Community College Brimley Associate 427
Bay de Noc Community College Escanaba Associate 2,203
Calvin College Grand Rapids Masters 4,224
Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant Doctorate 26,611
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
Hope College Holland Bachelor 3,226
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
Kuyper College Grand Rapids Bachelor 300
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
Marygrove College Detroit Masters 2,756
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
Montcalm Community College Sidney Associate 2,717
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
Oakland Community College Bloomfield Hills Associate 24,532
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-Ann Arbor Ann Arbor Doctorate 41,042
University of Michigan-Flint Flint Doctorate 6,883
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 Probation 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:
Probation Officers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Probation 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 80 $63860 0.63
Battle Creek 50 $60500 1.47
Grand Rapids 290 $63450 0.88
Wyoming 290 $63450 0.88
Detroit 1000 $63860 0.83
Warren 1000 $63860 0.83
Dearborn 1000 $63860 0.83
Saginaw 70 $63860 1.38
Lansing 150 $62710 1.16
East Lansing 150 $62710 1.16
Kalamazoo 100 $63130 1.12
Portage 100 $63130 1.12
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