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Law Enforcement Schools in Georgia

There are 31 schools in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement programs. In 2010, 570 students graduated from programs at Georgia law enforcement schools. 256 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 147 students graduated with certificates.

Overview

394 students graduate from programs in this state in law enforcement, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from law enforcement programs. Out of those, 147 students graduated with law enforcement certificates, 111 with a degree at the associate's level, 256 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 56 with a master's level degree.

31 law enforcement schools are in this state. And of these, 17 schools are public, while 14 schools are private. Public law enforcement school tuition varies from $2,962 to $8,736, while tuition at a private law enforcement school varies from $11,040 to $30,560.

Average tuition for law enforcement programs is $12,835. The highest tuition for law enforcement programs, which is $30,560 every year, is at Mercer University, while the lowest tuition in Georgia, which is $2,962 every year, is at the College of Coastal Georgia.

Georgia schools offer certificates, associates degrees, bachelors degrees, and masters degrees in law enforcement.

Law Enforcement Program Completions in Georgia 2006 - 2010

394 students graduate from programs in this state in law enforcement, on average, per year. This accounts for 1% of students who US schools graduate from law enforcement programs. Out of those, 147 students graduated with law enforcement certificates, 111 with a degree at the associate's level, 256 with a degree at the bachelor's level, and 56 with a master's level degree.

Law Enforcement Program Completions in Georgia 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 133
  • Certificate 2007: 108
  • Certificate 2008: 42
  • Certificate 2009: 85
  • Certificate 2010: 147
  • Associate 2006: 30
  • Associate 2007: 33
  • Associate 2008: 16
  • Associate 2009: 79
  • Associate 2010: 111
  • Bachelor 2006: 81
  • Bachelor 2007: 101
  • Bachelor 2008: 155
  • Bachelor 2009: 154
  • Bachelor 2010: 256
  • Master 2006: 6
  • Master 2007: 4
  • Master 2008: 6
  • Master 2009: 16
  • Master 2010: 56

Law Enforcement Program Availability in Georgia

Schools in this state offer a total of 49 law enforcement programs. Of these programs, close to 44.9% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the masters level.

Law Enforcement Program Availability in Georgia

  • Certificate: 7
  • Associate: 22
  • Bachelor: 16
  • Master: 4

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Salary by Percentile

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 32770
  • 25th Percentile: 38600
  • Median: 45740
  • 75th Percentile: 61280
  • 90th Percentile: 112490

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Salary by Percentile

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 34170
  • 25th Percentile: 41380
  • Median: 52060
  • 75th Percentile: 64770
  • 90th Percentile: 82200

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27300
  • 25th Percentile: 31930
  • Median: 37290
  • 75th Percentile: 45770
  • 90th Percentile: 55980

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Employment Trend

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45520
  • Median Salary 2007: 45390
  • Median Salary 2008: 46590
  • Median Salary 2009: 46100
  • Median Salary 2010: 45740
  • Total Employed 2006: 3870
  • Total Employed 2007: 4080
  • Total Employed 2008: 4170
  • Total Employed 2009: 4750
  • Total Employed 2010: 4750

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 50800
  • Median Salary 2007: 52150
  • Median Salary 2008: 54130
  • Median Salary 2009: 54680
  • Median Salary 2010: 52060
  • Total Employed 2006: 2950
  • Total Employed 2007: 2990
  • Total Employed 2008: 3460
  • Total Employed 2009: 3850
  • Total Employed 2010: 4180

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 35590
  • Median Salary 2007: 36310
  • Median Salary 2008: 37390
  • Median Salary 2009: 37520
  • Median Salary 2010: 37290
  • Total Employed 2006: 19630
  • Total Employed 2007: 20120
  • Total Employed 2008: 20040
  • Total Employed 2009: 19940
  • Total Employed 2010: 18750

Georgia vs National Law Enforcement Employment

Georgia vs National Law Enforcement Employment

  • Employed in Georgia: 3.229% (27680)

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1. ITT Technical Institute - Atlanta

485 Oak Place- Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30349
(770) 909-4600

ITT Technical Institute-Atlanta is located in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia. It offers two law enforcement programs. Of those, it offers one law enforcement degree at the associate's level to students and one law enforcement degree at the bachelor's level. This school is one of 30 technical colleges in Georgia.

2. The University of Phoenix - Savannah

8001 Chatham Center Dr Ste 200
Savannah, GA 31405-7400
(912) 232-0531

The University of Phoenix-Savannah offers one law enforcement program and it is in Savannah, Georgia, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

3. The Lincoln College of Technology - Marietta

2359 Windy Hill Road
Marietta, GA 30067
(770) 226-0056

The Lincoln College of Technology-Marietta offers one program in law enforcement and this school is in the suburbs of Marietta, Georgia. It is a for-profit 2-year institution.

4. Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College

2802 Moore Hwy
Tifton, GA 31793-2601
(229) 391-5001

Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College is located in town of Tifton, Georgia and ABAC offers one law enforcement program. It is a public 4-year institution. ABAC is the fifth largest institution in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement.

5. The Georgia Military College - Atlanta

320 W. Broad St Suite 200
Fairburn, GA 30213
(678) 379-1414

The Georgia Military College-Atlanta is located in Fairburn, Georgia, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This academy offers two programs in law enforcement. Students are offered two degrees at the associate's level in law enforcement by it. This academy is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, this academy is the third biggest institution in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement.

6. The University of Phoenix - Columbus Georgia

4747 Hamilton Rd Ste E
Columbus, GA 31904-6359
(706) 320-1266

The University of Phoenix-Columbus Georgia is 3.5 miles from the center of the city and this school offers one law enforcement program. Overall, 1,351 students seek degrees in 20 UOPX programs.

7. The Georgia Military College - Columbus

2601 Cross Country Dr Bldg B
Columbus, GA 31906
(706) 478-1688

The Georgia Military College-Columbus is 3.1 miles from the heart of downtown and this academy offers one program in law enforcement. It is one of 6 military academies in Georgia. It is the eighth biggest institution in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement in terms of programs.

8. Armstrong Atlantic State University

11935 Abercorn St
Savannah, GA 31419-1997
(912) 344-2806

Armstrong Atlantic State University, which is near the center of the city, is located in Savannah, GA. This school offers three law enforcement programs. Of those, it offers students one law enforcement certificate, one degree at the associate's level in law enforcement, and one law enforcement degree at the bachelor's level. AASU is a public 4-year institution. In terms of enrollment, Armstrong ranks fourth in the state of Georgia.

9. Argosy University - Atlanta

980 Hammond Drive- Suite 100
Atlanta, GA 30328
(770) 671-1200

Argosy University-Atlanta is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school is near Atlanta, GA. This school is one of several campuses. It offers subjects including educational leadership and sports psychology. It offers students two certificates, four bachelors level degrees, ten masters level degrees, and five doctoral level degrees. In 2010, 2,793 students sought degrees from the 14 programs at Argosy. The Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities accredits this small school.

10. ITT Technical Institute - Duluth

10700 Abbotts Bridge Rd-Ste 190
Duluth, GA 30097
(678) 957-8510

ITT Technical Institute-Duluth is in the suburbs of Duluth, Georgia. ITT offers two programs in law enforcement. Specifically, students are offered one associate's level law enforcement degree by this technical college and one law enforcement degree at the bachelor's level. ITT is a for-profit 4-year institution.

11. The University of Phoenix - Augusta

3152 Perimeter Pkwy
Augusta, GA 30909-4583
(706) 868-2000

The University of Phoenix-Augusta is a for-profit 4-year institution. Phoenix, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Augusta, GA. It is one of several campuses. It offers subjects including business and human resources. This school offers students 21 bachelors level degrees and four masters level degrees. 1,345 students sought degrees from the 23 programs at this school in 2010. This school is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission.

12. The University of Phoenix - Atlanta

8200 Roberts Dr
Sandy Springs, GA 30350-4147
(678) 731-0555

The University of Phoenix-Atlanta, which is 4.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Sandy Springs, GA. It offers two law enforcement programs. Of those, it offers one bachelor's level law enforcement degree to students and one law enforcement degree at the master's level. Overall, 1,785 students pursue degrees in 32 UPX programs. UOPX is the third biggest institution in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement in terms of programs.

13. Strayer University - Georgia

3355 Northeast Expwy- Ste 100
Atlanta, GA 30341
(888) 378-7293

Strayer University-Georgia is a for-profit 4-year institution. It is in the suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia. This school is one of several campuses. Students are offered four certificates, eight associates level degrees, six degrees at the bachelors level, and seven masters level degrees by Strayer. In 2010, 7,061 students sought degrees from the 15 programs at this school. Strayer offers subjects including liberal arts, human resources, and marketing.

14. The Georgia Military College - Milledgeville

201 E Greene St
Milledgeville, GA 31061-3398
(478) 387-4900

The Georgia Military College-Milledgeville offers two law enforcement programs. Students are offered two law enforcement degrees at the associate's level by it. This public academy is a public 2-year institution. It is the second oldest institution in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement programs.

15. The Georgia Military College - Valdosta

4201 N. Forrest Street
Valdosta, GA 31605
(229) 269-4848

The Georgia Military College-Valdosta is near the heart of downtown and it offers one law enforcement program. This academy is one of 6 military academies in Georgia.

16. Savannah State University

3219 College Street
Savannah, GA 31404-5310
(912) 358-4778

Savannah State University offers one law enforcement program and SSU is in the suburbs of Savannah, Georgia. This liberal arts college is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Georgia. In terms of enrollment, it ranks sixth in the state of Georgia.

17. Thomas University

1501 Millpond Rd
Thomasville, GA 31792
(229) 226-1621

Thomas University offers one program in law enforcement and TU is located in town of Thomasville, Georgia.

18. Andrew College

501College St
Cuthbert, GA 39840-5550
(229) 732-2171

Founded in 1854, Andrew College is a 2-year institution. This school is located in town of Cuthbert, Georgia. It offers subjects including business, biology, and history. Students are offered 27 degrees at the associates level by this school. In 2010, 273 students sought degrees from the 27 programs at this school. This school is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges.

19. ITT Technical Institute - Kennesaw

2065 ITT Tech Way N.W.
Kennesaw, GA 30144
(770) 426-2300

ITT Technical Institute-Kennesaw is in the suburbs of Kennesaw, Georgia. ITT Tech offers two law enforcement programs. More specifically, this school offers students one associate's level degree in law enforcement and one bachelor's level law enforcement degree. This technical college is one of 30 technical colleges in Georgia.

20. American InterContinental University - Atlanta

6600 Peachtree Dunwoody Road- 500 Embassy Row
Atlanta, GA 30328
(404) 965-6500x8118

American InterContinental University-Atlanta offers two law enforcement programs. More specifically, AIU offers students one associate's level degree in law enforcement and one bachelor's level degree in law enforcement. This school is a for-profit 4-year institution.

21. The College of Coastal Georgia

3700 Altama Avenue
Brunswick, GA 31520-3644
(912) 279-5713

The College of Coastal Georgia offers one program in law enforcement and this school, which is near the center of the city, is in Brunswick, GA. CCGA is one of 66 public post-secondary institutions in Georgia. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks seventh in the state of Georgia.

22. The Georgia Military College - Augusta

115 Davis Road
Martinez, GA 30907
(706) 955-2819

The Georgia Military College-Augusta is in the suburbs of Martinez, Georgia. It offers two programs in law enforcement. This academy offers two associate's level degrees in law enforcement to students. This military academy is a public 2-year institution.

23. The Georgia Military College - Warner Robins

801 Duke Ave
Warner Robins, GA 31093
(478) 225-0005

The Georgia Military College-Warner Robins is 2.2 miles from the center of the city and it offers one program in law enforcement. It is a public 2-year institution.

24. Southern Crescent Technical College

501 Varsity Rd
Griffin, GA 30223-2042
(770) 228-7348

Southern Crescent Technical College is in the suburbs of Griffin, Georgia. It offers two programs in law enforcement. Out of those, students are offered one certificate in law enforcement by it and one degree at the associate's level in law enforcement. Overall, 6,227 students seek degrees in 95 programs at this school. This school ranks sixth in terms of enrollment in the state of Georgia.

25. The University of Georgia

University of Georgia
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-3000

The University of Georgia offers one law enforcement program and UGA, which is 0.9 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Athens, GA. 34,677 students pursue degrees in 320 programs at this university, overall.

26. Georgia Northwestern Technical College

One Maurice Culberson Drive
Rome, GA 30161
(706) 295-6963

Georgia Northwestern Technical College, which is 2.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Rome, GA and it offers one law enforcement program. It is one of 30 technical colleges in Georgia. This mid-sized school is the third largest institution in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement.

27. Brenau University

500 Washington Street SE
Gainesville, GA 30501-3668
(770) 534-6299

Brenau University is located in the center of Gainesville and it offers one program in law enforcement. This school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement in terms of programs.

28. Dekalb Technical College

495 N Indian Creek Dr
Clarkston, GA 30021-2397
(404) 297-9522x1127

Dekalb Technical College offers one law enforcement program and it is in the suburbs of Clarkston, Georgia. It is one of 30 technical colleges in Georgia. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks sixth in the state of Georgia.

29. Mercer University

1400 Coleman Avenue
Macon, GA 31207
(478) 301-2700

Mercer University, which is 1.1 miles from the center of the city, is located in Macon, GA and Mercer offers one program in law enforcement. This mid-sized university is a 4-year research institution. Mercer is the second largest institution in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement in terms of programs.

30. Georgia College & State University

231 W Hancock Street
Milledgeville, GA 31061
(478) 445-2770

Georgia College & State University Is located in town of Milledgeville, Georgia. This school offers two law enforcement programs. Of those, it offers students one bachelor's level degree in law enforcement and one master's level law enforcement degree. GCSU is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Georgia. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks sixth in the state of Georgia.

31. Ogeechee Technical College

One Joe Kennedy Blvd
Statesboro, GA 30458
(912) 681-5500

Ogeechee Technical College, which is just a few miles from Statesboro, is located in a rural area. It offers two law enforcement programs. More specifically, it offers one law enforcement certificate to students and one associate's level degree in law enforcement. Overall, 2,819 students pursue degrees in 73 programs at this school.

32. Reinhardt University

7300 Reinhardt Circle
Waleska, GA 30183-2981
(770) 720-5600

Founded in 1883, Reinhardt University is a 4-year institution. It is located in Waleska, Georgia, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This school offers subjects such as early childhood education and psychology. This school offers one certificate, nine degrees at the associates level, 26 degrees at the bachelors level, and four masters level degrees to students. 1,219 students pursued degrees from the 32 programs at this school in 2010. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits Reinhardt. It is one of 16 liberal arts colleges in Georgia.

33. Savannah Technical College

5717 White Bluff Rd
Savannah, GA 31405-5594
(912) 443-5700

Savannah Technical College offers one law enforcement program and this school is near the heart of downtown. This school is a public 2-year institution. In terms of programs, it is the seventh largest institution in the state of Georgia offering law enforcement.

34. Southwest Georgia Technical College

15689 US Hwy 19 N
Thomasville, GA 31792-9960
(229) 225-4096

Southwest Georgia Technical College is a public 2-year institution. It is in Thomasville, Georgia, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers subjects such as drafting and practical nursing. Students are offered 37 certificates and 20 degrees at the associates level by it. In 2010, 1,678 students sought degrees from the 43 programs at this school. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. This school is one of 30 technical colleges in Georgia.

35. West Georgia Technical College

176 Murphy Campus Blvd.
Waco, GA 30182
(770) 537-6000

West Georgia Technical College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 2008. It is in Waco, Georgia, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Students are offered 50 certificates and 18 associates level degrees by this technical college. In 2010, 8,092 students pursued degrees from the 55 programs at this technical college. This technical college offers subjects including education, electrical technology, and culinary arts. The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges accredits it. It is one of 30 technical colleges in Georgia.

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