An undergraduate certificate can open the doors to advancement in your field by giving you a new or advanced skill set.

Some certificates can even cover continuing education requirements for certain fields.


Successfully completing these certificate requirements will make you eligible to receive your Class A Missouri Peace Officers License.

Law Enforcement Academy: Undergraduate Certificate

18 hours required

  • LE199 Law Enforcement Academy I (3)
  • LE299 Law Enforcement Academy II (5)
  • LE399 Law Enforcement Academy III (5)
  • LE499 Law Enforcement Academy IV (5)

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Get Funding for Your Education

Missouri’s opened the door to a more educated workforce. We want to help you walk through it. If you’re an adult learner and a Missouri resident returning to college, learn about the Fast Track Workforce Incentive Grant. It’s a statewide financial aid program that can be used to pursue a certificate, degree or industry-recognized credential in a high need area in Missouri. This major is eligible for the Fast Track grant.

Law Enforcement Academy

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.

122 S. Ellis
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
Mailing Address
One University Plaza, MS 5200
Cape Girardeau, MO 63701