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The Public Safety Division is dedicated to providing quality programs that effectively address the diverse and comprehensive needs of the Law Enforcement, Fire Service, and Emergency Medical Services professions. The division provides educational opportunities of the highest quality that will produce graduates ready to meet the demands of the communities and citizens they serve. In-service programs provide courses to meet professional certification or licensure renewal requirements for public safety professionals.

Degrees and Certificates


Criminal Justice, A.S.

Public Safety – Fire Protection, A.A.S.

Public Safety – Law Enforcement, A.A.S.

Public Safety – Emergency Medical Services, A.A.S.

Technical Certificates

Advanced Emergency Medical Technician

Basic Law Enforcement Officer Education*

Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic

*Awarded upon graduation from the Regional Law Enforcement Academy

Note: Credits earned for classes completed in the Basic Law Enforcement Officer Education will be applied to the AAS degrees.

East Tennessee Regional Law Enforcement Academy

The East Tennessee Regional Law Enforcement Academy, in compliance with the Tennessee Peace Officers Standards and Training Commission, trains qualified personnel in basic law enforcement procedures and the law of the State of Tennessee through the following programs:

While attending the Basic Law Enforcement Officer Education the attendees can earn college credit towards an Associate of Applied Science degrees in public safety.