The Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Academy Technical Diploma prepares students for certification as sworn law enforcement officers in the state of Wisconsin. The program adheres to the uniform student performance objectives as established by the Wisconsin Department of Justice, Bureau of Training and Standards. The program is certified by the Wisconsin Department of Justice. Potential occupations include: Private Security, Deputy Sheriff, Police Officer, DNR Warden, Wisconsin State Trooper. Students must have successfully completed a minimum of 60 college credits to be eligible to enroll in this technical diploma.
program at a Glance
- Wausau Fully Available
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Approximate Cost$2,392 (Tuition: $2337, Books: $55)
Average Starting Salary$49,384 Annually, based on the 2014 NTC Graduate Employment Report.
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- Think critically
- Manage emergencies
- Demonstrate professionalism
- Conduct investigations
- Communicate effectively
- Interact with others
- Demonstrate tactical skills
- Private Security
- Deputy Sheriff
- Police Officer
- DNR Warden
- Wisconsin State Trooper
To view the amount of credits or descriptions for the courses required within this program please view the course list.Course List
The program adheres to the uniform student performance objectives as established by the Wisconsin Department of Justice, Bureau of Training and Standards. The program is certified by the Wisconsin Department of Justice.
Additional program Information
60 College Credits
This program requires completion of 60 college credits prior to admission. These 60 college credits can be from any combination of academic areas.
Criminal Background Check
This program requires a criminal background check. Acceptance to Northcentral Technical College will not be denied based on a criminal background, however, a check may be required for placement at clinical sites or field experiences.
Credits earned at NTC may transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Visit www.ntc.edu/transfer for a complete listing of transfer opportunities for this program.
Submit your online application today at www.ntc.edu/apply
For more information on this program, contact admissions at 715.675.3331 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you’re interested in applying to the Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Academy, please contact Michelle Shepherd for application materials. Michelle can be reached at 715.803.1632 or email@example.com.
What's next? Once your application materials have been submitted to Michelle, potential recruits will be scheduled for a 20 minute admissions interview.