The new class is a full academy and will begin Nov. 2 and end Mar. 25. Classes are set for 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Applications will be accepted beginning Oct. 1. The academy is located at the system’s Greenspoint Center, 250 N. Sam Houston Parkway E. After successful completion of these courses, a person is eligible to take the state licensing examination to be a Peace Officer.
The program meets the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement Officer Standards and Education (TCLEOSE) requirements for a Peace Officer certification. Estimated cost for tuition, fees, books, and equipment (not including cost of handgun) is $1,901. For an application packet, testing information and admissions forms visit http://northharris.lonestar.edu/lea. For more information, contact the academy at 281.260.3594.
Lone Star College System consists of five colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, and LSC-Tomball, six centers, LSC-University Center, LSC-University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. With more than 58,000 students in credit classes this fall, LSCS is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and third largest community college system in Texas. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.