Lafayette is located in Lafayette county and has a population of 110,257.
For Louisiana residents, the average tuition for all Lafayette police schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $6,755.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Lafayette police schools was $8,596.00.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for police schools in Lafayette is $720.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at police schools in Lafayette was $4,680.00. The average cost for students living at home was $3,973.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students have a choice of two police colleges in Lafayette to attend. Police programs in Lafayette reportedly graduated 67 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$57,620.00||130|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$28,460.00||350|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||Not available||80|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$38,080.00||460|