Police Academy

NC State’s Police Academy certificate program allows students to complete a series of coordinated courses in a shorter period of time than an associate degree. Students in associate degree programs may benefit from adding a certificate to their areas of expertise. A minimum of a 2.00 grade-point average must be obtained for all required courses in order to receive a certificate.

Certificate Classes

Fall Semester
  • CRMJ1010 – Introduction to Criminal Justice & US Judicial Systems
  • CRMJ1070 – Family Violence
  • CRMJ2174 – Current Issues in the Criminal Justice Profession
  • CRMJ2230 – Police Skills I
  • CRMJ2250 – Peace Officer Academy Firearms

Spring Semester

  • CRMJ1110 – Criminal Investigation I
  • CRMJ2090 – Defensive Tactics
  • CRMJ2170 – Terrorism and Homeland Security
  • CRMJ2210 – Introduction to Police Operations and Report Writing
  • CRMJ2240 – Police Skills II

Upon successful completion of a certificate program, a Certificate Request form must be completed in the Student Records Office in order to receive a certificate.

  • Students Graduating on Time

    70%Title IV students complete the program within 1 year

    Program Costs*

    Cost: $6,336
    Description: for in-state tuition and fees
    : No
    : No
    Cost: $10,836
    Description: for out-of-state tuition and fees
    : No
    : No
    Cost: $800
    Description: for books and supplies
    : No
    : No

    The typical graduate leaves with

    N/A*in debt
    *Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

    The typical monthly loan payment

    N/A*per month in student loans
    N/A*interest rate
    *Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students.

    Graduates who got jobs

    N/A%*of program graduates who got jobs according to the accreditor job placement rate

    Program graduates are employed in the following fields:

    Licensure Requirements

    Program qualifies students to sit for licensure exam in:

    Ohio

    Date Created 3/20/2018 These disclosures are required by the U.S. Department of Education