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Law Enforcement Schools in Kansas

There are 18 schools in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement programs. In 2010, 231 students graduated with degrees from Kansas law enforcement schools. 101 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 81 students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

On average, 245 students graduate from law enforcement programs in Kansas per year. Of those, 40 students graduated with certificates in law enforcement, 101 with a degree at the associate's level, 81 with a bachelor's level degree, and nine with a degree at the master's level.

18 law enforcement schools are located in Kansas. And out of these, while 14 schools are public, four schools are private. While public law enforcement school tuition is $6,296, tuition at a private law enforcement school varies from $10,440 to $20,250.

Average tuition for programs in law enforcement is $12,998. While the highest tuition for programs in law enforcement, which is $20,250 per year, is at MidAmerica Nazarene University, the lowest tuition in this state, which is $6,296 every year, is at Washburn University.

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

Law Enforcement Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

On average, 245 students graduate from law enforcement programs in Kansas per year. Of those, 40 students graduated with certificates in law enforcement, 101 with a degree at the associate's level, 81 with a bachelor's level degree, and nine with a degree at the master's level.

Law Enforcement Program Completions in Kansas 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 62
  • Certificate 2007: 62
  • Certificate 2008: 56
  • Certificate 2009: 62
  • Certificate 2010: 40
  • Associate 2006: 88
  • Associate 2007: 99
  • Associate 2008: 100
  • Associate 2009: 84
  • Associate 2010: 101
  • Bachelor 2006: 82
  • Bachelor 2007: 77
  • Bachelor 2008: 84
  • Bachelor 2009: 89
  • Bachelor 2010: 81
  • Master 2006: 15
  • Master 2007: 10
  • Master 2008: 20
  • Master 2009: 8
  • Master 2010: 9

Law Enforcement Program Availability in Kansas

Schools in Kansas offer a total of 30 programs in law enforcement. Of these programs, about 53.3% 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 Kansas

  • Certificate: 8
  • Associate: 16
  • Bachelor: 5
  • Master: 1

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Salary by Percentile

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 35850
  • 25th Percentile: 42090
  • Median: 53060
  • 75th Percentile: 67020
  • 90th Percentile: 89730

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 39450
  • 25th Percentile: 48020
  • Median: 60940
  • 75th Percentile: 76520
  • 90th Percentile: 92940

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 27130
  • 25th Percentile: 32700
  • Median: 40780
  • 75th Percentile: 52000
  • 90th Percentile: 64780

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Employment Trend

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 49400
  • Median Salary 2007: 49840
  • Median Salary 2008: 53430
  • Median Salary 2009: 52470
  • Median Salary 2010: 53060
  • Total Employed 2006: 820
  • Total Employed 2007: 770
  • Total Employed 2008: 880
  • Total Employed 2009: 930
  • Total Employed 2010: 880

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 57720
  • Median Salary 2007: 56380
  • Median Salary 2008: 61800
  • Median Salary 2009: 60660
  • Median Salary 2010: 60940
  • Total Employed 2006: 1100
  • Total Employed 2007: 1090
  • Total Employed 2008: 1400
  • Total Employed 2009: 1380
  • Total Employed 2010: 1300

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 36280
  • Median Salary 2007: 37520
  • Median Salary 2008: 39300
  • Median Salary 2009: 40110
  • Median Salary 2010: 40780
  • Total Employed 2006: 5750
  • Total Employed 2007: 5580
  • Total Employed 2008: 6080
  • Total Employed 2009: 6270
  • Total Employed 2010: 6000

Kansas vs National Law Enforcement Employment

Kansas vs National Law Enforcement Employment

  • Employed in Kansas: 0.954% (8180)

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1. The Seward County Community College and Area Technical School

1801 N. Kansas Ave.
Liberal, KS 67901
(620) 624-1951

The Seward County Community College and Area Technical School is located in Liberal, Kansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this school offers one law enforcement program. This technical college is one of 9 technical colleges in Kansas.

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2. Hutchinson Community College

1300 N Plum St
Hutchinson, KS 67501
(620) 665-3500

Hutchinson Community College offers three law enforcement programs. Specifically, it offers students one law enforcement certificate and two degrees at the associate's level in law enforcement. It is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. This community college is the ninth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in law enforcement.

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3. Ottawa University - Online

1001 South Cedar
Ottawa, KS 66067
(785) 242-5200

Ottawa University-Online offers one program in law enforcement. Ottawa is a 4-year institution. This school is the second oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering programs in law enforcement.

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4. Cloud County Community College

2221 Campus Dr
Concordia, KS 66901-1002
(785) 243-1435

Founded in 1965, Cloud County Community College is a public 2-year institution. It is located in Concordia, Kansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. This college offers 21 certificates and 18 degrees at the associates level to students. 2,733 students pursued degrees from the 25 programs at this community college in 2010. This college offers subjects including healthcare, liberal arts, and graphic design. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. This college is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas.

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5. Colby Community College

1255 S Range
Colby, KS 67701
(785) 462-3984

Colby Community College offers one program in law enforcement. This college is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. In terms of programs, this college is the fifth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement.

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6. Garden City Community College

801 Campus Dr
Garden City, KS 67846-6333
(620) 276-7611

Garden City Community College offers one law enforcement program. It is a public 2-year institution. This community college is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement programs.

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7. Highland Community College

606 W Main
Highland, KS 66035-4165
(785) 442-6000

Highland Community College is located in Highland, Kansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. and this college offers one program in law enforcement. Overall, 3,650 students pursue degrees in 42 Highland Community College programs. This college is the ninth largest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement.

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8. The University of Phoenix - Wichita

3020 N. Cypress Dr Ste 150
Wichita, KS 67226-4009
(316) 630-8121

The University of Phoenix-Wichita is 6.6 miles from the heart of downtown and UOPX offers one program in law enforcement. UOPX is a for-profit 4-year institution. This school is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement.

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9. ITT Technical Institute - Wichita

8111 E. 32nd Street North- Suite 103
Wichita, KS 67226
(316) 609-4100

ITT Technical Institute-Wichita is a for-profit 4-year institution. ITT, which is 6.2 miles from the center of the city, is in Wichita, KS. This technical college is one of several campuses. It offers subjects such as information systems and design. ITT Tech offers seven degrees at the associates level and three bachelors level degrees to students. In 2010, 388 students pursued degrees from the nine programs at this school. ITT Tech is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools. It is one of 9 technical colleges in Kansas.

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10. Fort Scott Community College

2108 S Horton
Fort Scott, KS 66701
(620) 223-2700

Fort Scott Community College offers two law enforcement programs. Of those, this college offers one law enforcement certificate to students and one associate's level degree in law enforcement. This community college is in Fort Scott, Kansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. 2,057 students seek degrees in 36 Fort Scott Community College programs, overall. This community college is the third oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement programs.

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11. Kansas Wesleyan University

100 E. Claflin Ave.
Salina, KS 67401-6196
(800) 874-1154x1285

Kansas Wesleyan University is located in Salina, KS and it offers one program in law enforcement. Overall, 825 students pursue degrees in 28 programs at this very small school. It is the third biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement.

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12. Cowley County Community College

125 S 2nd St
Arkansas City, KS 67005
(620) 442-0430

Cowley County Community College is located in town of Arkansas City, Kansas. This college offers two law enforcement programs. Out of those, this community college offers one certificate in law enforcement to students and one associate's level degree in law enforcement. Overall, 4,485 students pursue degrees in 33 programs at this community college. This college is the fifth oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement programs.

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13. Labette Community College

200 S 14th
Parsons, KS 67357-4201
(620) 421-6700

Labette Community College offers two law enforcement programs. Specifically, students are offered one certificate in law enforcement by it and one associate's level law enforcement degree. This college is in Parsons, KS. Overall, 1,915 students pursue degrees in 49 Labette Community College programs. It is the ninth biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement in terms of programs.

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14. Allen County Community College

1801 N Cottonwood
Iola, KS 66749
(620) 365-5116x100

Allen County Community College is located in town of Iola, Kansas and it offers one law enforcement program. It is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. It is the seventh oldest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement programs.

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15. MidAmerica Nazarene University

2030 E College Way
Olathe, KS 66062-1899
(913) 782-3750

MidAmerica Nazarene University is located in the suburbs of Olathe, Kansas and MNU offers one program in law enforcement. This liberal arts college is one of 7 liberal arts colleges in Kansas. This liberal arts college is the second biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement.

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16. Johnson County Community College

12345 College Blvd
Overland Park, KS 66210-1299
(913) 469-8500

Johnson County Community College offers two law enforcement programs. More specifically, students are offered one law enforcement certificate by it and one law enforcement degree at the associate's level. This community college, which is near the center of the city, is located in Overland Park, KS. 20,865 students pursue degrees in 98 Johnson County Community College programs, overall. In terms of enrollment, it ranks first in the state of Kansas.

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17. Barton County Community College

245 NE 30th Road
Great Bend, KS 67530
(620) 792-2701

Barton County Community College is in Great Bend, Kansas, where students can enjoy a rural setting. It offers three programs in law enforcement. Of those, this college offers students one certificate in law enforcement and two associate's level degrees in law enforcement. This community college is a public 2-year institution.

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18. Dodge City Community College

2501 N 14th Ave
Dodge City, KS 67801-2399
(620) 225-1321

Dodge City Community College offers two programs in law enforcement. Specifically, students are offered one law enforcement certificate by this college and one law enforcement degree at the associate's level. This small college is a public 2-year institution.

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19. Washburn University

1700 SW College Avenue
Topeka, KS 66621-0001
(785) 670-1010

Washburn University, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Topeka, KS. WU offers three programs in law enforcement. Specifically, this school offers students one associate's level degree in law enforcement, one law enforcement degree at the bachelor's level, and one degree at the master's level in law enforcement. Overall, 7,230 students seek degrees in 110 Washburn programs. It is the biggest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement in terms of programs.

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20. Kansas City Kansas Community College

7250 State Ave
Kansas City, KS 66112
(913) 334-1100

Kansas City Kansas Community College offers two law enforcement programs. More specifically, it offers students one law enforcement certificate and one associate's level law enforcement degree. It is 6.4 miles from the center of the city. It is one of 21 community colleges in Kansas. It is the third largest institution in the state of Kansas offering law enforcement.