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Program Costs & Dates

As a cadet you have the option to attend the Police Academy for college credit or for non-credit.

If you choose the credit route, and you complete the program successfully, you will receive up to 18 hours of college credit. These hours will be applied to an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Criminal Justice.

Credit Tuition Costs

  • Credit, college credit plus certification: $1,152
  • Out-of-county: $2,268
  • Out-of-state: $5,490

Non-Credit Cost

  • Non-Credit, certification only: $900

Days & Times

  • Monday through Friday
  • 7:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.
  • 20 weeks
  • 776 hours

The Basic Peace Officer course is offered only during the daytime.

2020–2021 Academy Dates

  • Class 200
    May 4–September 17, 2020
  • Class 201—shift-based academy for full-time firefighters
    April 14, 2020—TBN
  • Class 202
    July 6–November 19, 2020
  • Class 203
    October 12, 2020–March 11, 2021
  • Class 204
    January 11, 2021–TBN
  • Class 205
    March 1, 2021–TBN
  • Class 206
    May 3, 2021–TBN
  • Class 207
    July 12, 2021–TBN
  • Class 208
    October 11, 2021–TBN

 

Contact

Northwest Campus

Criminal Justice Training Center / Police Academy

4801 Marine Creek Parkway
Fort Worth, Texas 76179
817-515-7760

Police Academy

Jim McGregor, Police Academy Coordinator
817-515-7166
james.mcgregor@tccd.edu

Sha King, Police Academy Coordinator
817-515-7370
sha.king2@tccd.edu 

Updated July 30, 2020