The Importance of a College Degree for Police Officers

Understanding Current Policies on Education & the Role of Higher Education in Police Work

Top Degrees for Law Enforcement Officers

There are several fields of study that complement your work in law enforcement and are valuable as you advance in your career. When choosing a degree, consider the career opportunities in criminal justice and envision where you want to go, then pick the path that will help you get there.

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Our guides provide you with detailed instructions about each step you must take to achieve the career of your choice, including eligibility requirements, testing procedures, and what to expect from the hiring process.

How to Become a Police Officer

A step-by-step guide to becoming a police officer. Learn about the general qualifications, application, and selection process.

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