COVID-19 Updates

Drury's Law Enforcement Academy will be going online for lecture classes starting Monday, March 23. Please check your Drury email for more information. 

Driving dates will still be hands on. Please meet at the driving location at the time specified on the schedule.

There will be no physical training at this time. 

About the Law Enforcement 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. 

Program Costs and Potential Occupations