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Law Enforcement Schools in Louisiana

There are 21 schools in the state of Louisiana offering law enforcement programs. 241 students graduated with degrees from Louisiana law enforcement schools in 2010. 201 of all these students graduated with associates degrees and 33 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees.

Overview

230 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in law enforcement, on average, per year. Specifically, seven students graduated with certificates in law enforcement, 201 with a degree at the associate's level, and 33 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

21 law enforcement schools are in this state. And of these, while 11 schools are private, ten schools are public. Tuition at a public law enforcement school varies from $3,816 to $4,636, while tuition at a private law enforcement school varies from $10,200 to $41,884.

Average tuition for law enforcement programs is $12,828. The highest tuition for law enforcement programs, which is $41,884 each year, is at the Tulane University of Louisiana, while the lowest tuition in this state, which is $3,816 each year, is at Louisiana State University-Alexandria.

Schools in this southern state offer certificates, associates degrees, and bachelors degrees in law enforcement. No undergraduate level law enforcement students sought masters level degrees.

Law Enforcement Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

230 students graduate from programs in Louisiana in law enforcement, on average, per year. Specifically, seven students graduated with certificates in law enforcement, 201 with a degree at the associate's level, and 33 with a degree at the bachelor's level.

Law Enforcement Program Completions in Louisiana 2006 - 2010

  • Certificate 2006: 0
  • Certificate 2007: 0
  • Certificate 2008: 0
  • Certificate 2009: 0
  • Certificate 2010: 7
  • Associate 2006: 113
  • Associate 2007: 163
  • Associate 2008: 219
  • Associate 2009: 229
  • Associate 2010: 201
  • Bachelor 2006: 0
  • Bachelor 2007: 0
  • Bachelor 2008: 1
  • Bachelor 2009: 16
  • Bachelor 2010: 33

Law Enforcement Program Availability in Louisiana

Schools in Louisiana offer a total of 25 law enforcement programs. Of these programs, 76% are programs at the associate's level. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level.

Law Enforcement Program Availability in Louisiana

  • Certificate: 2
  • Associate: 19
  • Bachelor: 4

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Salary by Percentile

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 29950
  • 25th Percentile: 35920
  • Median: 43960
  • 75th Percentile: 69510
  • 90th Percentile: 106080

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

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

  • 10th Percentile: 36790
  • 25th Percentile: 45630
  • Median: 56560
  • 75th Percentile: 72070
  • 90th Percentile: 105960

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 22810
  • 25th Percentile: 29280
  • Median: 36720
  • 75th Percentile: 47040
  • 90th Percentile: 55230

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Employment Trend

Detectives and Criminal Investigators — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 37320
  • Median Salary 2007: 40690
  • Median Salary 2008: 40190
  • Median Salary 2009: 43570
  • Median Salary 2010: 43960
  • Total Employed 2006: 1820
  • Total Employed 2007: 1770
  • Total Employed 2008: 1910
  • Total Employed 2009: 2140
  • Total Employed 2010: 2300

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 45990
  • Median Salary 2007: 48870
  • Median Salary 2008: 50430
  • Median Salary 2009: 54460
  • Median Salary 2010: 56560
  • Total Employed 2006: 1680
  • Total Employed 2007: 2090
  • Total Employed 2008: 2130
  • Total Employed 2009: 2100
  • Total Employed 2010: 2040

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 28600
  • Median Salary 2007: 31030
  • Median Salary 2008: 33620
  • Median Salary 2009: 36530
  • Median Salary 2010: 36720
  • Total Employed 2006: 8950
  • Total Employed 2007: 9950
  • Total Employed 2008: 10650
  • Total Employed 2009: 10520
  • Total Employed 2010: 11520

Louisiana vs National Law Enforcement Employment

Louisiana vs National Law Enforcement Employment

  • Employed in Louisiana: 1.850% (15860)

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1. L E Fletcher Technical Community College

310 St Charles St
Houma, LA 70360-2863
(985) 857-3655

L E Fletcher Technical Community College is a public 2-year institution, founded in 1948. This school, which is 1.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Houma, LA. It offers 17 certificates and 12 associates level degrees to students. In 2010, 2,395 students pursued degrees from the 22 programs at this technical college. This school offers subjects such as paramedicine, business, and automotive technology. It is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges. This school is one of 14 technical colleges in Louisiana.

2. Blue Cliff College - Houma

803 Barrow St
Houma, LA 70360
(985) 601-4000

Blue Cliff College-Houma is in the center of Houma and this school offers one program in law enforcement. This school is a for-profit 2-year institution.

3. Blue Cliff College - Lafayette

120 James Comeaux Rd.
Lafayette, LA 70508
(337) 269-0620

Blue Cliff College-Lafayette is near the center of the city and it offers one program in law enforcement.

4. The University of Louisiana - Monroe

700 University Avenue
Monroe, LA 71209-0000
(318) 342-1000

The University of Louisiana-Monroe offers one program in law enforcement and this school is near the heart of downtown. 8,801 students pursue degrees in 88 University of Louisiana-Monroe programs, overall. This public school ranks fourth in terms of enrollment in the state of Louisiana.

5. Louisiana State University - Alexandria

8100 Hwy 71 South
Alexandria, LA 71302-9121
(318) 445-3672

Louisiana State University-Alexandria, which is several miles from Alexandria, is in a rural setting and LSU Alexandria offers one law enforcement program. 2,667 students pursue degrees in 21 LSU Alexandria programs, overall.

6. Remington College - Baton Rouge

10551 Coursey Boulevard
Baton Rouge, LA 70816
(225) 236-3200

Remington College-Baton Rouge is near the heart of downtown and Remington offers one law enforcement program. Overall, 463 students seek degrees in seven programs at this school.

7. Strayer University - Louisiana

111 Veterans Memorial Blvd- Ste 420
Metairie, LA 70005
(888) 378-7293

Strayer University-Louisiana is a for-profit 4-year institution. Strayer, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Metairie, LA. It is one of several campuses. It offers students three certificates, seven degrees at the associates level, six degrees at the bachelors level, and six degrees at the masters level. In 2010, 152 students pursued degrees from the 13 programs at Strayer. This school offers subjects including healthcare administration and healthcare management.

8. The University of Phoenix - Louisiana

One Galleria Blvd. Suite 725
Metairie, LA 70001-2082
(504) 461-8852

The University of Phoenix-Louisiana, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Metairie, LA and UOPX offers one law enforcement program. In terms of programs, Phoenix is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering law enforcement.

9. ITT Technical Institute - Baton Rouge

14141 Airline Highway- Suite 101
Baton Rouge, LA 70817
(225) 754-5800

ITT Technical Institute-Baton Rouge, which is several miles from Baton Rouge, is located in a rural setting. It offers two programs in law enforcement. Of those, ITT offers students one associate's level law enforcement degree and one bachelor's level law enforcement degree. 624 students pursue degrees in 14 ITT programs, overall. This school is the second largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering law enforcement in terms of programs.

10. Grambling State University

403 Main Street
Grambling, LA 71245
(318) 247-3811

Grambling State University offers one program in law enforcement. It is a historically black, public, 4-year institution. It is the seventh largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering law enforcement in terms of programs.

11. Southern University at Shreveport

3050 Martin Luther King Dr
Shreveport, LA 71107
(318) 670-6000

Southern University at Shreveport, which is only a few miles from Shreveport, is located in a rural setting and this school offers one program in law enforcement. This school is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana.

12. ITT Technical Institute - Saint Rose

140 James Drive East
St. Rose, LA 70087
(504) 463-0338

ITT Technical Institute-Saint Rose is located in St. Rose, Louisiana, where students can enjoy a rural setting. ITT offers two law enforcement programs. More specifically, students are offered one law enforcement degree at the associate's level by this specialized school and one degree at the bachelor's level in law enforcement. Overall, 767 students pursue degrees in 16 programs at this school. In terms of programs, ITT Tech is the largest institution in the state of Louisiana offering law enforcement.

13. Career Technical College - Shreveport

1227 Shreveport-Barksdale Hwy
Shreveport, LA 71105
(318) 629-2889

Career Technical College-Shreveport is near the center of the city and it offers one law enforcement program. This school is one of 14 technical colleges in Louisiana. In terms of programs, this school is the fifth biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering law enforcement.

14. Baton Rouge Community College

201 Community College Drive
Baton Rouge, LA 70806
(225) 216-8000

Baton Rouge Community College is 0.7 miles from the center of the city. This college offers two law enforcement programs. Of those, this college offers students one certificate in law enforcement and one associate's level law enforcement degree. This college is one of 9 community colleges in Louisiana.

15. Louisiana State University - Eunice

2048 Johnson Hwy
Eunice, LA 70535
(337) 457-7311

Louisiana State University-Eunice offers one program in law enforcement and this college is located in Eunice, Louisiana, where students can enjoy a rural setting. Overall, 3,431 students pursue degrees in 24 programs at LSU Eunice.

16. Remington College - Shreveport

2106 Bert Kouns Industrial Loop
Shreveport, LA 71118
(318) 671-4000

Remington College-Shreveport is 8.8 miles from the heart of downtown and it offers one law enforcement program. 431 students seek degrees in five Remington programs, overall.

17. Blue Cliff College - Alexandria

1505 Metro Dr Ste 1
Alexandria, LA 71301
(318) 445-2778

Blue Cliff College-Alexandria offers one law enforcement program and it is 3.1 miles from the heart of downtown. Overall, 354 students seek degrees in five programs at this school.

18. Remington College - Lafayette

303 Rue Louis XIV
Lafayette, LA 70508
(337) 981-4010

Remington College-Lafayette is 3.8 miles from the heart of downtown and Remington offers one law enforcement program. 392 students pursue degrees in eight Remington College-Lafayette programs, overall.

19. Northwestern State University of Louisiana

College Ave
Natchitoches, LA 71497-0002
(318) 357-6011

Northwestern State University of Louisiana is in town of Natchitoches, Louisiana and NSU offers one program in law enforcement. It is a public 4-year institution.

20. Delgado Community College

615 City Park Ave
New Orleans, LA 70119
(504) 361-6410

Delgado Community College offers one law enforcement program and this college, which is 3.0 miles from the center of the city, is located in New Orleans, LA. Overall, 18,204 students pursue degrees in 99 Delgado Community College programs. It is the biggest institution in the state of Louisiana offering law enforcement.

21. Nicholls State University

University Station La Hwy 1
Thibodaux, LA 70310
(877) 642-4655

Nicholls State University offers one law enforcement program and Nicholls, which is near the heart of downtown, is in Thibodaux, LA. It is one of 35 public post-secondary institutions in Louisiana. In terms of enrollment, this school ranks sixth in the state of Louisiana.

22. Southeastern Louisiana University

548 Western Ave.
Hammond, LA 70402
(985) 549-2000

Southeastern Louisiana University is in Hammond, LA and it offers one program in law enforcement. Southeastern is a public 4-year institution. It is the fourth oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering programs in law enforcement.

23. The Tulane University of Louisiana

6823 Saint Charles Ave
New Orleans, LA 70118-5698
(504) 865-5000

The Tulane University of Louisiana offers two programs in law enforcement. Of those, Tulane offers one certificate in law enforcement to students and one bachelor's level law enforcement degree. TU, which is 3.3 miles from the heart of downtown, is in New Orleans, LA. It is one of 4 institutions with a medical school in Louisiana. Tulane is the oldest institution in the state of Louisiana offering law enforcement programs.

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