About This Program
Join the ranks of law enforcement with Kent State's Peace Officer Training Academy certificate. Our comprehensive program provides the skills and knowledge needed to become a certified peace officer and serve your community with honor and integrity. Enroll now and start your journey towards a fulfilling career in law enforcement. Read more...
- Program Coordinator: Lori Singer-Bare | email@example.com | 330-675-8898
- Speak with an Advisor
- Chat with an Admissions Counselor: Kent Campus | Regional Campuses
- In person
- Kent Campus
- Trumbull Campus
Examples of Possible Careers and Salaries*
Police and sheriff's patrol officers
- 5.7% faster than the average
- 688,400 number of jobs
- $65,540 potential earnings
The curriculum for the Peace Officers Training Academy undergraduate certificate is approved by the Ohio Attorney General - Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission (OPOTC).
* Source of occupation titles and labor data comes from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook. Data comprises projected percent change in employment over the next 10 years; nation-wide employment numbers; and the yearly median wage at which half of the workers in the occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less.