Police Academy Cost & Schedules | Kent State University

Police Academy Cost & Training Schedule

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Basic Peace Officer Training Course Information Evening Classes

  • Course runs 34 weeks in length. Classes are held Monday - Friday with an occasional Monday or Friday off.
  • Class hours are from 6 p.m. (occasionally 5 p.m.) to 10 p.m.
  • Three (3) weekend classes (Saturday & Sunday) during the training, weekend class hours 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Basic Peace Officer Training Course Information Day Classes

  • Course runs 17 weeks in length.
  • Class hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Two weekend classes (Saturday) during the training, weekend class hours 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Basic Peace Officer Training Course Information Summer Accelerated Classes

  • Course runs 11 weeks in length.  Classes are held Monday-Saturday.
  • Class hours are from 8 a.m. to 7 p. m.
  • Accelerated classes ONLY are open to Veterans, College Students, Conditional Hire Police Officers and 3.0+ GPA High School Graduates.


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