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Strategic Partnerships

Polk County Law Enforcement Partnership

SEU in Partnership with Polk County Law Enforcement Agencies

As a proud part of the Polk County community, we know firsthand the importance of law enforcement/correction agency personnel. We are honored to come alongside those who serve and protect us each day and provide educational opportunities that will enhance the lives of local officers, their families, and ultimately our community.

SEU is a Christ-centered, student focused university committed to equipping students to discover and develop their divine design.

Elevate Your Career

It is because of your dedication to your career in public safety that Polk County is the strong community it is. That’s why we’re honored to offer you an exciting opportunity to advance your career through higher education in the criminal justice field. Pursue a faith-based foundation in criminal justice that integrates business, law, social services, and psychology to grow your career. 

An Accelerated Program

Connect your career to a higher purpose by earning your Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice degree through a new partnership between Polk County law enforcement agencies and Southeastern University.

This accelerated program will allow you to complete your degree in reduced time by giving you the opportunity to apply your law enforcement or correction academy training, practical field experience, and any existing college credits toward the completion of your degree.

What You'll Learn

Serving the public as a member of law enforcement or a corrections agency is a calling that requires both tenacity and knowledge. You’ll gain a comprehensive understanding of the integrative nature of the criminal justice system. Everything you learn in your classes can be immediately applied to your current work, making this program beneficial from the very beginning. 

Benefits to You

Program Details


$189 per credit hour


Seamless rotation of online courses in 8-week sessions


For more information, contact us at or 800.500.8760.