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Schools Offering Law Enforcement Programs in Arkansas
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Approximately 0.6% of graduates in of Arkansas receive law enforcement degrees every year. Thus, Arkansas' 33 law enforcement schools put out approximately 424 law enforcement professionals each year.
Arkansas State University-Main Campus, which was ranked 42nd nationwide in 2010, is the top-ranked school in Arkansas that has a law enforcement program. It is located in Jonesboro. 1 students graduated with a degree in law enforcement from Arkansas State University-Main Campus in 2010. The tuition rate at Arkansas State University-Main Campus was $6,640 per year.
University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff, which is located in Pine Bluff, is the second-ranked school in Arkansas that has a law enforcement program. It received a ranking of 50th in the country in 2010. Tuition at University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff was $5,033 per year.
The third-ranked school in Arkansas with a law enforcement program is Arkansas Tech University, which is located in Russellville. In 2010, it was ranked 71st nationwide. The tuition rate at Arkansas Tech University was $4,804 per year.
Law enforcement schools in Arkansas, charge students an average tuition of $4,550 per year. But, tuition can be as much as $18,048 per year, or as little as $1,536 per year. In 2010, the law enforcement schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Arkansas were:
- ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock - located in Little Rock, students are charged $18,048 per year
- Remington College-Little Rock Campus - located in Little Rock, students are charged $14,745 per year
- University of Phoenix-Northwest Arkansas Campus - located in Rogers, students are charged $10,200 per year
The following Arkansas law enforcement schools had the lowest tuition rates:
- North Arkansas College - located in Harrison, students are charged $1,536 per year
- Arkansas Northeastern College - located in Blytheville, students are charged $1,720 per year
- University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville - located in Batesville, students are charged $1,772 per year
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In Arkansas, the largest numbers of law enforcement professional work in the following counties:
- Faulkner County - 1,850 law enforcement professionals
- Benton County - 850 law enforcement professionals
- Clay County - 800 law enforcement professionals
The government projects that by 2018, the number of law enforcement professionals in the state of Arkansas will grow to 7,160. This would require a 24% growth in the profession.
law enforcement professionals in Arkansas earn $44,285 per year on average. In 2010, however, some Arkansas law enforcement professional earned as little as less than $18,730 per year or as much as more than $119,310 per year. Law enforcement professionals in the following Arkansas counties make the highest salaries on average:
- Faulkner County - $52,240 per year
- Benton County - $48,470 per year
- Crawford County - $43,760 per year
Law enforcement professionals in the following counties in Arkansas make the lowest salaries on average:
- Clay County - $30,110 per year
- Baxter County - $33,330 per year
- Arkansas County - $34,500 per year
On average, the highest paid law enforcement professionals in Arkansas were:
- Fugitive Detective - $51,950 per year
- Police Officer - $36,620 per year
On average, the lowest paid law enforcement professionals in Arkansas were:
- Fugitive Detective - $51,950 per year
- Police Officer - $36,620 per year
The charts and graphs below have additional Arkansas statistics regarding a career in law enforcement. Take a look and compare salaries with various related fields such as criminal justice or crime scene investigation.
Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.
- Associate's Degree in Law Enforcement in Arkansas
- Bachelor's Degree in Law Enforcement in Arkansas
- Certificate in Law Enforcement in Arkansas
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|Distance||School||City||State||Rating||Acceptance Rate||Student Population|
|6,361 miles from location||Strayer University-Arkansas||Little Rock||AR||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|6,358 miles from location||University of Arkansas at Little Rock||Little Rock||AR||15.6268||n/a||13,132|
|6,263 miles from location||Arkansas State University-Main Campus||Jonesboro||AR||57.8251||55%||12,156|
|6,355 miles from location||Pulaski Technical College||North Little Rock||AR||10.0983||n/a||10,255|
|6,402 miles from location||Arkansas Tech University||Russellville||AR||28.9794||59%||8,814|
|6,457 miles from location||NorthWest Arkansas Community College||Bentonville||AR||12.1506||n/a||8,006|
|6,471 miles from location||University of Arkansas-Fort Smith||Fort Smith||AR||20.0915||64%||7,335|
|6,332 miles from location||Arkansas State University-Beebe||Beebe||AR||18.1395||n/a||4,491|
|6,339 miles from location||University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff||Pine Bluff||AR||50.0243||62%||3,792|
|6,403 miles from location||National Park Community College||Hot Springs National Park||AR||11.3851||n/a||3,698|
|6,329 miles from location||University of Arkansas at Monticello||Monticello||AR||17.5467||n/a||3,479|
|6,412 miles from location||Southern Arkansas University Main Campus||Magnolia||AR||22.0736||41%||3,226|
|6,397 miles from location||North Arkansas College||Harrison||AR||13.2509||n/a||2,429|
|6,379 miles from location||University of Arkansas Community College-Morrilton||Morrilton||AR||9.28256||n/a||2,421|
|6,260 miles from location||Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas||Helena||AR||11.8746||n/a||2,282|
|6,278 miles from location||Black River Technical College||Pocahontas||AR||11.1352||n/a||2,239|
|6,292 miles from location||Arkansas State University-Newport||Newport||AR||8.12467||n/a||2,037|
|6,341 miles from location||Southeast Arkansas College||Pine Bluff||AR||22.3461||83%||2,037|
|6,388 miles from location||Southern Arkansas University Tech||Camden||AR||20.378||n/a||2,007|
|6,220 miles from location||Arkansas Northeastern College||Blytheville||AR||12.7566||n/a||1,914|
|6,379 miles from location||South Arkansas Community College||El Dorado||AR||10.0626||n/a||1,772|
|6,316 miles from location||University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville||Batesville||AR||12.9101||n/a||1,725|
|6,385 miles from location||Ouachita Technical College||Malvern||AR||12.3999||n/a||1,610|
|6,268 miles from location||East Arkansas Community College||Forrest City||AR||8.09029||n/a||1,530|
|6,358 miles from location||Arkansas State University-Mountain Home||Mountain Home||AR||16.1404||n/a||1,517|
|6,431 miles from location||University of Arkansas Community College-Hope||Hope||AR||14.369||n/a||1,474|
|6,475 miles from location||Cossatot Community College of the University of Arkansas||De Queen||AR||10.4017||n/a||1,458|
|6,331 miles from location||Ozarka College||Melbourne||AR||14.9537||n/a||1,364|
|6,361 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Little Rock Campus||Little Rock||AR||8.22642||n/a||975|
|6,355 miles from location||Arkansas Baptist College||Little Rock||AR||6.76444||n/a||734|
|6,358 miles from location||ITT Technical Institute-Little Rock||Little Rock||AR||21.4098||100%||695|
|6,454 miles from location||University of Phoenix-Northwest Arkansas Campus||Rogers||AR||4.80655||n/a||541|
|6,361 miles from location||Remington College-Little Rock Campus||Little Rock||AR||20.1589||22%||522|
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers +||5,640||$36,620||-7.4%|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators +||590||$51,950|
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