Certificate of Proficiency in Law Enforcement
Arkansas Tech University

Program Details

The online Certificate of Proficiency in Law Enforcement program prepares students for entry-level positions in law enforcement or security environments.  Students may apply this certificate to the Technical Certificate in Law Enforcement and the Associate of Applied Science degree with an emphasis in Law Enforcement.  Required courses are:
  • Introduction to Law Enforcement 
  • Judicial Process
  • Public Relations in Law Enforcement
  • Juvenile Delinquency
  • Ethics in Law Enforcement


  • Completion of high school or equivalent
  • Minimum 2.0 cumulative high school GPA, or GED score of 600
  • Official transcripts
  • ACT/SAT or ACCUPLACER college entrance scores

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission