Advantages and disadvantages of a college degree
Some studies have concluded that the advantage of a college-degreed officer goes beyond the theoretical and intangible ideals of “quality” and “professionalism.” For example, reportedly more able to exercise judicious and mature discretion, college graduates tend to be less of a liability for their departments. Officers with a bachelor’s degree reportedly:
What are the reported disadvantages of a bachelor’s degree?
While some studies conclude that a high school education is sufficient for a professional police force, others go one step further and maintain that college-educated officers:
The result of these negative aspects could translate into problems of personnel turnover.
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