• Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) Concentration

    Hamline University's Department of Criminal Justice and Forensic Science has been approved by the Minnesota Peace Officer Standards and Training Board as a provider of academic training for students seeking licensure as a Minnesota peace officer. Students interested in such licensure should contact the POST Coordinator, Glenn Hardin, for further information and are encouraged to do so as soon as possible after their enrollment at the university.

    Required Courses:


    One of the following courses:

  • Additional Requirements for the POST Exam:

    The first responder and law enforcement skills courses are not offered at Hamline. First responder course offerings can be accessed at the Minnesota EMSRB. A ten-week law enforcement skills course is available to Hamline students during the summer at Alexandria Technical and Community College in Alexandria, MN.

    Contact POST Coordinator Glenn Hardin at ghardin01@hamline.edu for more information.