Qualifications


The Oklahoma Highway Patrol is now accepting applications for the 63rd Academy.  The application period is open from February 12, 2014 through June 30, 2014.


Age:

Minimum of 21 years of age, but no older than 45 when the academy starts on January 28, 2015.


Education:

Must possess an associate degree or completed a minimum of 62 semester hours from an accredited college or university as denoted in the Database of Accredited Post secondary Institutions and Programs and whose hours are transferable between such recognized institutions;

OR

Shall have successfully completed thirty-two (32) semester hours from an accredited college or university as denoted in the Database of Accredited Post secondary Institutions and Programs and whose hours are transferable between such recognized institutions and has completed three (3) years of active military or reserve military service by the start of the academy on January 28, 2015.

OR

Shall have successfully completed thirty-two (32) semester hours from an accredited college or university as denoted in the Database of Accredited Post secondary Institutions and Programs and whose hours are transferable between such recognized institutions and has received an honorable discharge from any active military or reserve military service.


Applicants with military service shall receive up to ten (10) semester hours for each year of honorable service in any active military or reserve military service up to a maximum of three (3) years or thirty (30) semester hours.



Residency:

Must be a citizen of the United States.





Disqualifications


Applicants who answer "YES" to the following questions will be found unsuitable for employment.





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