Columbia is located in Howard county and has a population of 88,254.
For Maryland residents, the average tuition for all Columbia law enforcement schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $6,726.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Columbia law enforcement schools was $8,646.00.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for law enforcement schools in Columbia is $837.00. There are two law enforcement colleges in Columbia from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 4 students were reported to have graduated from law enforcement programs in Columbia in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers||$66,260.00||Not available|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$77,450.00||1,590|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$45,330.00||5,510|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$75,500.00||780|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$55,220.00||8,360|