Professional Licensure Disclosure
This program is designed to prepare students to sit for applicable licensure or certification in Ohio. If you plan to pursue licensure or certification in a state other than Ohio, please review state educational requirements for licensure or certification and contact information for state licensing boards at Kent State's website for professional licensure disclosure.
Designated an Ohio STAR training center
Public Safety Training and Police Academy | State of Ohio Peace Officer Training Commission Approved
The Kent State University Basic Peace Officer Training Academy is committed to offering the best academy training available for those interested in pursuing a career as a police officer or corrections officer. Students in northeast Ohio can attend courses at either our Kent or Trumbull Campus. To meet the needs of interested individuals, Police Officer Training is available either during the day, or evenings and weekends. Additionally, classes start three times per year with differing schedules to meet your needs. The information contained herein is designed to give you a general overview of the academy and its standards. If you have any questions that may not be answered here, please feel free to call us at the numbers listed below or stop into our offices.
For more information, contact:
- TRUMBULL, 4314 Mahoning Ave. N.W., Warren, OH 44483
- KENT, 800 East Summit St., Room 189 Schwartz Center, Kent, OH 44242