Pennsylvania Probation Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Probation Officers in Pennsylvania

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Fast Facts for Probation Officers in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Allentown
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: and Pittsburgh
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: and Pittsburgh

Salaries for Probation Officers in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: and Pittsburgh

Schools for Probation Officers in Pennsylvania are listed below.

Selected Probation Officer Training Schools in Pennsylvania

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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, AAS in Criminal Justice, MS in Criminal Justice - Global Issues in Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Master, Associate

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, Master of Science in Criminal Justice, more...
  • Degrees: Doctorate, Bachelor, Master

Regent University prepares students with the knowledge to excel and the faith to live with purpose.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Leadership Studies - Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor

At Fortis Institute, you may get the skills and training you need to prepare for a career.

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  • Programs: Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Diploma

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

The Berkeley Advantage®is part of a proven approach to career-focused education that can help students prepare for success.

  • Programs: AAS in Justice Studies - Criminal Justice, BS in Justice Studies - Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Associate, 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
McCann School of Business & Technology
Allentown, Hazleton, Pottsville, Sunbury, Wilkes Barre

Whether preparing to enter the professional world or expanding your skills, education should be available wherever, whenever. With McCann you can rely on challenging programs, interesting curriculum, and a friendly educational environment.

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  • Programs: Criminal Justice - Associate in Specialized Business
  • Degrees: Associate

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  • Programs: Criminal Justice (MS), Criminal Justice (BS)
  • Degrees: Master, Bachelor
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More Pennsylvania Probation Officer Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Bloomsburg Doctorate 8,745
Bryn Mawr College Bryn Mawr Doctorate 1,790
Bucks County Community College Newtown Associate 9,649
Butler County Community College Butler Associate 3,656
Cabrini College Radnor Masters 3,108
California University of Pennsylvania California Masters 8,206
Carlow University Pittsburgh Doctorate 2,178
Cedar Crest College Allentown Masters 1,888
Community College of Allegheny County Pittsburgh Associate 18,525
Community College of Beaver County Monaca Associate 3,194
Community College of Philadelphia Philadelphia Associate 17,334
Delaware County Community College Media Associate 10,816
Eastern University Saint Davids Doctorate & First Professional 4,291
Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Edinboro Masters 7,686
Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown Masters 2,360
Gannon University Erie Doctorate 4,134
Geneva College Beaver Falls Masters 1,891
Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg Harrisburg Associate 9,774
Holy Family University Philadelphia Masters 3,487
Juniata College Huntingdon Bachelor 1,506
Kutztown University of Pennsylvania Kutztown Masters 10,295
La Salle University Philadelphia Doctorate 5,994
Lackawanna College Scranton Associate 1,502
Lehigh Carbon Community College Schnecksville Associate 7,184
Lock Haven University Lock Haven Masters 5,241
Mansfield University of Pennsylvania Mansfield Masters 3,338
Marywood University Scranton Doctorate 3,316
Mercyhurst College Erie Masters 4,253
Messiah College Grantham Bachelor 2,837
Millersville University of Pennsylvania Millersville Masters 8,306
Misericordia University Dallas Doctorate 2,355
Montgomery County Community College-Central Campus Blue Bell Associate 9,184
Mount Aloysius College Cresson Masters 1,595
Northampton County Area Community College Bethlehem Associate 7,912
Pennsylvania Highlands Community College Johnstown Associate 1,358
Philadelphia Biblical University-Langhorne Langhorne Masters 1,349
Reading Area Community College Reading Associate 4,682
Saint Francis University Loretto Doctorate 2,125
Seton Hill University Greensburg Masters 1,991
Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania Shippensburg Masters 7,765
Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania Slippery Rock Doctorate 8,325
Temple University Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 34,696
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia Doctorate & First Professional 23,980
University of Pittsburgh-Pittsburgh Campus Pittsburgh Doctorate 27,020
Villanova University Villanova Doctorate & First Professional 10,470
West Chester University of Pennsylvania West Chester Masters 13,219
Westmoreland County Community College Youngwood Associate 6,239
Widener University-Main Campus Chester Doctorate 4,866

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Probation Officers

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


Harrisburg 370 $52340 1.83
Carlisle 370 $52340 1.83
Erie 150 $50280 1.89
Pittsburgh 520 $55080 0.72
Reading 190 $64340 1.79
Scranton 150 $63900 0.94
Wilkes 150 $63900 0.94
Barre 150 $63900 0.94
Hazleton 150 $63900 0.94
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