Apply for Certificate Program

If college isn't for you, you can still take the academy as a Certificate Only program and get your Missouri Peace Officer's License. This is the same excellent program we've offered for years now. You do not have to be admitted to Southeast, you only have to be admitted to the Law Enforcement Academy. However, you do not earn college credit with this program, nor is college credit retroactively available. Even though this program is not eligible for Federal Financial Aid, there are a number of other financial options as seen on our Financial Options page. Successful completion of this program earns you a Class "A" Missouri Peace Officer's License.


 Complete, sign, and mail Law Enforcement Academy Application

Application includes all required attachments mentioned in the application such as copy of legal documents, processing fee, questionnaire, etc.

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Fax: 573.290.5114
122 S. Ellis Street

Law Enforcement Academy
One University Plaza, MS 5200
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701