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Law Enforcement Academy Program Costs & Dates

As a cadet you have the option to attend the Law Enforcement 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.

2022–2023 Academy Dates

  • Class 212
    May 9–September 20, 2022
  • Class 213
    June 27–November 9, 2022
  • Class 214
    October 17–March 22, 2023
  • Class 215
    January 9–June 7, 2023
  • Class 216
    February 27–July 26, 2023
  • Class 217
    April 17–September 13, 2023
  • Class 218
    July 10–December 13, 2023
  • Class 219
    (Tarrant County Sheriff's Office Academy)
    August 7, 2023–January 25, 2024
  • Class 220
    October 16, 2023–April 4, 2024

 

Contact

Northwest Campus

Law Enforcement Academy — Public Safety Training Center

Sha King
Basic Peace Officer Coordinator

Call 817-515-7370

Email sha.king2@tccd.edu

Northwest Campus

Law Enforcement Academy — Public Safety Training Center

Rafael Perea
In-Service Program Coordinator

Call 817-515-7217

Email rafael.perea@tccd.edu

Updated September 23, 2022