Washtenaw Community College Police Academy Spring 2020 session dates:

May 11- September 11, 2020

Applications accepted starting January 6th, 2020

For more information contact:

Sherry Rosier at 734-677-5024 or

Assistant Director Tom Tanner at 734-677-5025

Entry Requirements

The Washtenaw Community College Police Academy is an open-door institution willing to give all eligible individuals a chance to become a certifiable police officer. The police academy is an adult education environment that requires significant self-discipline and adherence to a strict code of conduct.

In order to qualify for entry, applicants must:

  • Pass the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES) for employment (check the MCOLES website for further information)
  • Pass both the MCOLES written and physical pre-enrollment tests
  • Pass the MCOLES drug testing standards (administered by the academy)

Applicants must also:

  • Be eligible to receive a degree upon completion of the academy or enter the academy with either a two-or four-year degree
  • Have a 2.0 GPA or better
  • Have a G.E.D. or high school diploma
  • Pass a medical physical examination
  • Pass a psychological examination
  • Pass a drug test
  • Pass a background check

WCC – MCOLES Reading and Writing Test Dates for 2019 have expired.  2020 dates will be identified shortly.

 

WCC – MCOLES Physical Fitness Test Dates for 2019 have expired.  2020 dates will be identified shortly.

 

For more information and instructions on registering for either of these tests, read the directions on the MCOLES website.