Peace Officers Enrolled in Law Enforcement or Criminal Justice Courses

Program Purpose

Provide tuition assistance to eligible employed peace officers in the state of Texas enrolled in undergraduate criminal justice or law enforcement courses.

Eligibility Requirements

To qualify for this exemption, the applicant must:

To continue receiving an exemption after initially being awarded, the student must:

Note: A student who does not meet the grade point average (GPA) requirement to satisfy the institution’s SAP or excessive hour restriction may qualify for a hardship exception; contact your institution for more information.

Eligible Institutions

Texas public colleges and universities that offer accredited peace officer programs.

Award Amount

This award exempts an eligible person from the payment of tuition and laboratory fees for specific criminal justice or law enforcement courses.