WCJC operates a licensed police academy certified by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE). Students who successfully complete the training are eligible to take the state licensing exam to become a license peace officer in the State of Texas.
The police academy offers both day and evening classes. The day classes are held at the Wharton campus and the evening classes are held at the Richmond campus.
Persons who wish to enroll in Police Training should submit the Police Academy application to WCJC Police Academy, 911 Boling Highway, Wharton, TX 77488.