The median annual salary for police and detectives is more than $66,000.
Learn how to serve safely and professionally as a community’s first responder.
Make a lasting difference by helping to protect your community and assist fellow citizens.
BUREAU OF LABOR STATISTICS
Locations where this degree is offered:
What can I expect during my time at VU?
Students work closely with experienced instructors, who are readily available to help students gain the academic and practical skills they need to excel.
The University offers substantial academic and social support systems to help students learn and grow.
Small class sizes enable students to participate fully in activities and discussions and to seek out extra help when needed.
The University’s campuses in Vincennes and Jasper provide students with a wide range of activities, clubs, and other opportunities to forge long-lasting friendships.
Affordable tuition allows students to graduate with less debt.
What can I do with this degree?
Our graduates serve in departments throughout Indiana and other states as patrol officers, detectives, and chiefs of police.
Is this degree accredited?
Vincennes University's institutional accreditation from the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the specialized accreditations and approvals obtained by various programs are located on our Accreditation and Licensure page.
Vincennes University recognizes the importance of programmatic licensure, ensuring that graduates meet the requirements set by professional licensing boards. By adhering to rigorous standards and seeking recognition from accrediting bodies, Vincennes University demonstrates its dedication to offering quality education and preparing students for successful careers.
We are happy to chat with you to answer your questions and understand your personal goals. Please reach out to us at VUADMIT@Vinu.edu or call 812-888-4313 for more information.