About the Law Enforcement Academy
Apply to the Academy
The Drury University Law Enforcement Academy provides professional training for those interested in pursuing a career in law enforcement.
The 750-hour basic training academy is offered on the Drury University campus in Springfield, Missouri, and is certified by the State of Missouri Department of Public Safety. The academy meets the State of Missouri's minimum training requirement for Class A certification of peace officers.
Further information about the process for applying to acceptance into the academy can be found online.
The Law Enforcement Academy is available as a daytime or evening program.
This program is eligible for
Program Costs and Potential Occupations
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Law Enforcement Academy Graduate: Omar Barron
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Law Enforcement Academy Graduate: Viviana Giraldo
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