HS GPA: 2.2 GPA - English “B” average or higher
- GED: 500
- ACT Math: 15 and ACT English: 15
- SAT Math: 400 and SAT English: see the Southeast Tech catalog for ACT/SAT conversion
- College GPA: 2.0 GPA - English grade “C” or higher
- Professional Discretion
- Arithmetic: 217
- Writing: 243
Completion of a background check and drug screen are required before program classes start.
Uniforms are required for this program and can be ordered online through the Southeast Tech Bookstore.
Read the Technical Standards form and review physical requirements. If you apply online, this is part of the application process.
Satisfactory completion of LE 291 is required to take the South Dakota Law Enforcement
Standards and Training Commission Reciprocity Examination, which must be taken within
two years of graduation. Applicant must be 21 years of age to sit for this exam.
Requirements: Achievement of a “C” or better for all LE courses. Overall GPA must be a 2.0 to graduate.
Southeast Technical College's Law Enforcement Science program is a Bring Your Own Laptop (BYOL) program. You may purchase a laptop on your own or from the Southeast Tech I.T. Support Center.