We will begin accepting applications for Class 96 beginning April 11, 2016. Class 96 is a full-time, Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. class that will be held at our Cape Girardeau location. It begins on August 8, 2016 and runs for 19 weeks.

We are proud to announce that we will be hosting Krav Maga Worldwide for a Krav Maga Instructor Course in July of this year. The instructor for this course is a current Los Angeles County Sheriff's Deputy and one of the departments Defensive Tactics instructors. This week long instructor level course is a high speed, intense and extremely physical course designed to give you the knowledge and ability to teach Krav Maga to your department. This class is for sworn law enforcement only. Please check our Course Calendar for specific dates, times and registration. You will also find a link to Krav Maga Worldwide's website.

The Law Enforcement Academy at Southeast Missouri State University is dedicated to meeting the training needs of all law enforcement officers and agencies in the University service area. The Academy, a Missouri Peace Officer Standards and Training (P.O.S.T.) approved provider, has provided basic and specialized training for more than 2,800 law enforcement officers since the Academy was established in 1987.

Our graduates have gone on to work for agencies at all levels of law enforcement including local, county, state and Federal, including the FBI, DEA, ATF and the U.S. Marshall's Service.

If you are interested in a career in law enforcement then look no further. As one of the premier training academies in the State of Missouri, you now have two options for training. You can continue in the long-standing tradition of attending the academy as part of our certificate program or now, you can earn college credit towards your Bachelor's Degree by attending the academy as part of a four year degree program.

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