Grand Rapids is located in Kent county and has a population of 197,800.
For Michigan residents, the average tuition for all Grand Rapids police schools for the 2009 - 2010 school year was $14,764.00. For non-residents, the average tuition for Grand Rapids police schools was $15,393.00.
The average cost of books and supplies for police schools in Grand Rapids is $950.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at police schools in Grand Rapids was $7,259.00. The average cost for students living at home was $4,681.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. There are two police colleges in Grand Rapids from which students can pick the one that best suits their needs. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 27 students completed police programs in Grand Rapids.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$76,880.00||200|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||Not available||90|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$56,180.00||870|