Law Enforcement Technology

Law Enforcement Technology


Be part of the solution....protect your community with a Law Enforcement Technology degree from COTC!

This is why we're better.

  • Exceptional faculty that cares about your success
  • True success measured in our state certification scores
  • Being in law enforcement is awesome and so is our program

The Law Enforcement Technology program at Central Ohio Technical College’s Institute for Public Safety offers a 15 month Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree in Law Enforcement Technology.

The Ohio Peace Officer Basic Training Academy (POBT) will also be held within this degree program. Program completion includes the Basic Peace Officer Certification. Final semester features an intensive, sce nario-based course in Patrol tactics.

This program is designed to provide participants with up-to-date industry specific training that will enhance their professional opportunities and give successful students the ability to explore a diverse and rewarding career field.

Graduates of this program find employment as: 

  • Police Officers

  • Deputy Sheriffs

To Protect and Serve

Working in the area of law enforcement is a challenging and rewarding career. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the median annual wage of police officers and detectives is $55,010. Graduates have the ability to continue and receive a bachelor’s degree.