Criminal Justice – Law Enforcement 720 Academy

Criminal Justice – Law Enforcement 720 Academy

Become a police officer through comprehensive training at Gateway’s respected Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement 720 Academy. This 720-hour program provides a solid foundation for your law enforcement career, offering cutting-edge training in defense tactics, emergency vehicle operations, criminal investigations and more. Upon graduation, you’ll be prepared to begin a rewarding career keeping your community safe. Upcoming Academy start dates: 2/15/21-7/1/21 and 8/9/21-12/23/21. 

  • Experience state-of-the-art training in the Kenall Protective Services Center through a CSI Lab/Blood Spatter room, EVOC track, Multiple Interactive Learning Objectives (MILO) training system, training mats, jail cells, firearms range and simulation lab. 
  • Gain the essential police skills that prepares you for your future career, including first aid/CPR, firearms, defense and arrest tactics, criminal and traffic law, community policing and more. 
  • Become a police officer. Upon Standards Board approval, successful completion of the Academy, and employment, you will be ready to begin an exciting career in law enforcement. 
  • Become a hero in your community as a police officer or correctional officer. This challenging but rewarding career offers great pay as you serve and protect your community. Check out some employment opportunities for police officers here. 
  • Work as a corrections officer through Gateway’s Basic Jail Academy. This specialized, 200 hour program qualifies its graduates to become certified as a Basic Jailer and begin a career working for a county jail or detention center. 
Program Credits



Kenosha Campus

Financial Aid Eligible


Estimated Program Cost

Tuition & Fees: $5,344
Books & Supplies: $1,516

Start Dates

Spring, Summer, Fall

Salary Outlook