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Law Enforcement Academy


Learn the skills needed to begin a career in law enforcement while preparing for the licensure exam.  Completion of the program exceeds the minimum P.O.S.T requirements for entry-level employment as an Arizona peace officer. 

Selective Admissions Program: In order to be fully admitted to this program, you must fulfill the requirements listed in Program Admissions. See an advisor for details.

Title IV Financial Aid eligible: Yes

What can I do with this certificate?

Career Options:  After passing the licensure examination, seek entry-level employment as an Arizona police officer or enhance your current law enforcement career.

Academic Options:  Continue your studies by working toward an associate's degree in Law Enforcement.

Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended this program.

Program Requirements 2018-2019

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
LEA 110 Law Enforcement Academy Part I 29
LEA 210 Law Enforcement Academy Part II 16
Subtotal 45
Total 45