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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. 

Conditional Enrollment Program: You will be eligible to enroll in LEA courses once you have completed the requirements listed in Program Admissions and the Department has authorized your enrollment. See the program director or advisor for more information.

Conditional Program/Major Codes: CRTLWY/9LWY

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.

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Program Requirements 2019-2020

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