Basic Peace Officer is a non-credit Fast Track program offered at LSC-University Park. For more information, please contact the Continuing Education department at or the Law Enforcement Academy.

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Program Description

Basic preparation for a new peace officer. Basic Peace Officer I, II, III, and IV should be taken in conjunction with each other to satisfy the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCLEOSE) approved  Basic Peace Officer Training Academy.

Program Plan

Subject Number Title Contact Hours
CJLEC 2100601 Peace Officer I 175
CJLEC 2101201 Peace Officer II 175
CJLEC 2101801 Peace Officer III 175
CJLEC 2102401 Peace Officer IV 175

TOTAL Contact Hours for
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  1. Median Wage information obtained from the Texas Workforce Commission and the U.S. Department of Labor for 2009 (most recent data available).