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.

Criminal Justice Majors of North Central State College are educated as a whole person in habits of critical thinking, leadership, lifelong learning and are also provided the opportunity to acquire the practical skills needed for competent performance in the changing workplace as well as the opportunity of preparation for advanced education.
  • 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
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    : No
    Cost: $10,836
    Description: for out-of-state tuition and fees
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    : No
    Cost: $800
    Description: for books and supplies
    : No
    : No

    The typical graduate leaves with

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    *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

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    *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