Entrance Standards

Police Academy Entrance Requirements

Begin Your Law Enforcement Career at Reinhardt University

Minimum Requirements for Entry into the Police Academy    

  1. Be at least 18 years of age;
  2. Be a citizen of the United States;
  3. Have a high school diploma or its recognized equivalent;
  4. Not have been convicted of any felony violation of law;
  5. Not have been convicted of sufficient number of misdemeanors which establishes a pattern of disregard for the law;
  6. Be fingerprinted for the purpose of conducting a fingerprint search to determine the existence of any criminal record;
  7. Possess good moral character as determined by a background investigation;
  8. Be found free from any physical, emotional or mental conditions which might adversely affect one’s ability to perform the duties of a peace officer;
  9. Successfully complete a job related academy entrance examination;
  10. Meet Reinhardt University’s admission requirements.
  11. Meet Police Academy's detailed entrance requirements.   Detailed Entrance Requirements


Office of Professional Studies and Graduate Admissions
Reinhardt University
Phone 770.720.9191