Atlanta is located in Fulton county and has a population of 416,474.
Police schools in Atlanta charged students an average tuition of $13,837.00 if they were Georgia residents, and $15,561.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for police schools in Atlanta is $1,293.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at police schools in Atlanta was $9,564.00. The average cost for students living at home was $5,200.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are three police colleges in Atlanta from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. 222 students were reported to have graduated from police programs in Atlanta in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$62,120.00||2,010|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$34,300.00||4,360|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$54,340.00||2,710|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$43,670.00||10,180|