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Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Science
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face
  • WIA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • Non-Licensure, Credits: 55
  • Licensure, Credits: 61

About this Program

This program is based in the liberal arts and sciences and helps currently licensed peace officers develop the knowledge, perspectives, and skills for successful law enforcement careers in a rapidly changing world. It is designed to prepare students with a two-year associate degree in completing their baccalaureate degree and providing an education that will position them to meet promotional opportunities.

Program Locations

  • Metropolitan State University, St Paul Campus 55106

Labor Market Information

  • Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers

  • Median wage: $30.00/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
  • College Criminal Justice Teachers

  • Median wage: $57,452/year-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Average
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Metropolitan State University
Metropolitan State University
700 East Seventh St. St. Paul, MN 55106 Toll-Free: (844) 456-3876 Local: (651) 793-1302 TTY: (651) 772-7687 Email: gateway@metrostate.edu