Virginia Probation Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Probation Officers in Virginia

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Fast Facts for Probation Officers in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charlottesville, Roanoke and Richmond
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisonburg, Blacksburg and Virginia Beach
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Roanoke

Salaries for Probation Officers in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Blacksburg, Harrisonburg and Virginia Beach

Schools for Probation Officers in Virginia are listed below.

Selected Probation Officer Training Schools in Virginia

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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

You've found Ashford University, where school comes to you. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree online.

  • Programs: MS Criminal Justice, BA/Social and Criminal Justice, MS/Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement and Corrections Administration, 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
ECPI University
Manassas, Newport News, Richmond, Virginia Beach

ECPI University

  • Programs: Criminal Justice - Bachelor
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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

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

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

There are a lot of reasons Bryant & Stratton College is the place to get an education.

  • Programs: Justice & Security Services Diploma, AAS Criminal Justice, AAS Justice Studies
  • Degrees: Diploma, Associate
South University
Glen Allen, Virginia Beach

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

Pursue your education at Ohio Christian University.

  • Programs: Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor
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More Virginia Probation Officer Training Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Dabney S Lancaster Community College Clifton Forge Associate 1,295
Danville Community College Danville Associate 4,016
Eastern Mennonite University Harrisonburg Masters & First Professional 1,234
Ferrum College Ferrum Bachelor 1,233
George Mason University Fairfax Doctorate & First Professional 30,276
James Madison University Harrisonburg Doctorate 17,918
Longwood University Farmville Masters 4,727
Mary Baldwin College Staunton Masters 1,685
Mountain Empire Community College Big Stone Gap Associate 3,017
Norfolk State University Norfolk Doctorate 6,155
Radford University Radford Doctorate 9,122
Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond Doctorate & First Professional 31,700
Virginia Highlands Community College Abingdon Associate 2,580
Virginia Intermont College Bristol Bachelor 224
Virginia State University Petersburg Doctorate 4,720
Virginia Union University Richmond Doctorate & First Professional 1,535
Virginia Wesleyan College Norfolk Bachelor 1,433
Wytheville Community College Wytheville Associate 3,072

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Probation Officers

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


Blacksburg 30 $42340 0.78
Christiansburg 30 $42340 0.78
Radford 30 $42340 0.78
Charlottesville 70 $38760 1.11
Richmond 540 $41300 1.37
Roanoke 90 $42140 0.88
Lynchburg 90 $37460 1.44
Staunton 50 $37970 1.55
Waynesboro 50 $37970 1.55
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