The Law Enforcement Career Transition program is designed for students who have been granted an associates degree or higher from an accredited college and wish to transition into the field of law enforcement. It contains both the academics and hands-on skills training required to meet the Minnesota Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Board licensing requirements. This program consists of 20 academic credits and 15 skills credits. Program completion time is determined by the student and the chosen instructional delivery method. The onsite delivery method has a defined 26 week completion period while the online method is flexible to the individual student. The skills portion is only offered during summer semester. Students may choose the delivery method that best fits their individual needs (onsite, online, or blended).
1601 Jefferson Street
Alexandria, MN 56308
Toll-Free: (888) 234-1222
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Minnesota State Colleges and Universities
30 7th St. E., Suite 350, St. Paul, MN 55101-7804
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