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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.

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.

More Information:  Review program costs, student debt, on-time graduation and more. 

Program Requirements

General Education Requirements

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Communication Requirement 3
Analysis and Critical Thinking Requirement 3
Subtotal 6

Required Core Courses

A grade of C or better is required for graduation.

Course # Course Title Credits
LEA 110 Law Enforcement Academy Part I 24
LEA 210 Law Enforcement Academy Part II 23
Subtotal 47
Total 53