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Fast Facts for Police Patrol Officers in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Auburn, Decatur and Tuscaloosa
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Huntsville, Mobile and Birmingham
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Montgomery and Mobile

Salaries for Police Patrol Officers in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Huntsville, Tuscaloosa and Birmingham

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  • BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement
  • BS in Criminal Justice - Crime Scene Investigation
  • BS in Criminal Justice
  • Kaplan University Online Degree Programs
  • Attend college on your terms. Kaplan University offers fully online degree programs that fit any schedule.
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  • BA/Law Enforcement Administration
  • MS/Criminal Justice - Forensic Science
  • MS/Criminal Justice - Homeland Security
  • Provides an exclusive Ashford Mobile app to keep students connected to the online classroom on the go.
  • Offers a business program in partnership and collaboration with Forbes magazine.
  • Offers several credit transfer and previous experience options for students who qualify.
  • Dedicated to fostering intellectual and personal growth since 1918.
  • Offers associate’s, bachelor’s, and master’s degree programs in business, health, education, and more.
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  • M.S. in Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement
  • B.A. in Government with an Emphasis in Legal Studies
  • B.A. in Government with an Emphasis in State and Local Public Policy
  • Why Earn Your Degree from GCU?
  • Options: Choose from a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in Business, Nursing, Psychology, Education & more!
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  • Transfer Friendly: We will request your transcripts, evaluate your graduate coursework, and determine your anticipated graduation date within 24 hours.
  • Quality: Grand Canyon University was founded in 1949 and is regionally accredited. Learn more today!
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  • Master of Law: International Legal Studies
  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Forensic Psychology
  • Master of Science in Criminal Justice – Homeland Security
  • Liberty University’s online programs ranked in the top 10 out of more than 2,100 colleges & universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility.*
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  • Transfer up to 90 credits into an undergraduate degree program.
  • Up to 50% of your master’s degree can be transferred in to help you get the most out of your hard work and maximize the credit you previously earned.
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  • MS in Criminal Justice - Federal Law Enforcement Track
  • MS in Criminal Justice - General Track
  • MS in Criminal Justice - Behavior Management Track
  • The Online Criminal Justice Master's at Saint Joseph's University stresses theory and research, administration, and managing effective change within the criminal justice system
  • The 30-credit curriculum includes core courses in Research Methods and Analysis, Criminology Theory, Ethics and Criminal Justice, and Professional Writing for Law Enforcement
  • Students can personalize their degree through several concentration options, including Behavior Management
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  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • 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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  • AS in Criminal Justice
  • BS in Criminal Justice
  • Dallas campus named 2013 School of the Year by the National Association for Health Professionals (NAHP).
  • Tuition covers course-required materials for campus students, including books, lab equipment, and class supplies.
  • Offers flat tuition rate to continuously enrolled students who are on track toward program completion.
  • Campus accreditation by the Accrediting Commission of Career Schools and Colleges (ACCSC).
  • 18 campuses across the United States, with online options as well.
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  • Criminal Justice - Associate of Applied Science
  • Part of the Delta Career Education Corporation.
  • Each campus features a public spa and/or salon where students can gain real-world experience.
  • 17 campuses across the United States, with online options as well.
  • Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent colleges and Schools (ACICS), with programmatic accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP).
  • Originally founded in 1916 in Wilmington, North Carolina by Judge Leon Motte.
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  • Criminal Justice - Associate of Occupational Science
  • Committed to excellence in education since 1916 with a rich history of helping students find successful careers.
  • Offers more than 50 programs including criminal justice, technology, business, and more.
  • Its fully-accredited campuses offer day, evening, and online classes.
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  • Revises curriculum continually to keep pace with improvements in technology and the increasing needs of business and industry.
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  • MS in Criminal Justice
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  • In as little as 2 years, you can earn your Master's degree online from Lewis University and take your career to the next level.

More Alabama Police Patrol Officers Schools

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Montgomery
Doctorate
5,608
Athens
Bachelor
3,072
Auburn University
Doctorate & First Professional
24,137
Montgomery
Masters
5,138
Alexander City
Associate
2,177
Phenix City
Associate
1,929
Enterprise
Associate
2,189
Montgomery
Masters & First Professional
2,918
Hanceville
Associate
5,247
Selma
Associate
1,781
Jacksonville
Masters
9,077
Birmingham
Associate
7,944
Tanner
Associate
9,117
Marion
Bachelor
311
Birmingham
Associate
3,320
Fairfield
Bachelor
1,210
Muscle Shoals
Associate
3,678
Tuscaloosa
Doctorate & First Professional
25,544
Troy
Masters
28,955
Mobile
Doctorate
13,779
Birmingham
Masters
3,826
Mobile
Associate
188

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Police Patrol Officers

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

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Auburn-Opelika170$40,600
Anniston-Oxford-Jacksonville270$40,410
Huntsville790$48,170
Daphne-Fairhope-Foley350$46,660
Decatur290$
Dothan400$38,570
Birmingham-Hoover2950$48,900
Florence-Muscle Shoals260$38,960
Gadsden260$34,560
Mobile850$35,880
Montgomery1020$44,910
Tuscaloosa640$51,920

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