New York City Police Department

Careers | Police Cadet Corps

 

 



Overview

The NYPD Cadet Corps is a unique opportunity to experience the rewards of a police career and test your ability and commitment to improve the quality of life for the people of New York City.

Benefits

The Cadet Corps provides qualified college men and women with a chance to experience the challenges and personal rewards of a career in the NYPD. It also offers you significant financial benefits. It can provide up to $64,000 in total compensation through full-time summer and part time school year employment for Cadets who complete the Police Cadet Program.
  • $10,000 Tuition Assistance Annually
  • Competitive Hourly Wages
  • Part Time and Full Time Hours Available
  • Flexible Work Schedules
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Vacation
  • Promotion to Police Officer


Money for School

With the NYPD Cadet Program you can earn $64,000

The NYPD Cadet Corps offers you significant financial benefits. It can provide up to $64,000 in total compensation through full-time summer and part time school year employment and tuition assistance up to $10,000 annually. Tuition assistance is considered"paid-in-full" for cadets who are promoted to police officer after two years of service.


Police Apprenticeship

TheCadet Corps provides qualified college men and women with a chance to experience the challenges and personal rewards of a career in the NYPD. The Cadet Corps represents a major initiative designed to ensure that future police officers are both better educated and more representative of the racial and ethnic diversity of the city.

The Cadet Corps is an apprenticeship which offers benefits, varied work assignments, and unlimited opportunities. Working full-time in the summer and a flexible part time schedule during the school year, you may be assigned to a neighborhood Precinct, Police Service Area or Transit District as well as various specialized units within the department. You will be working with some of the best personnel in the Department, along with the community, in order to help resolve real life problems.


Learn Valuable Skills

Cadets tell us that they learned to step up and take charge in critical situations and have developed greater self-esteem. This hands on experience in community policing and problem solving, as well as the professional training received, will prepare you for a successful police career.

Don't delay! Get yourself started in an exciting career with the New York City Police Depatment.


Qualifications

The NYPD Cadet Corps is a unique opportunity to experience the rewards of a police career and test your ability and commitment to improve the quality of life for the people of New York City.

Contact Us

Phone: 212-NY-CADET or 212-477-921c8

If you are intserested in the NYPD Cadet Corps simply complete this form and a representative will contact you. Please be sure that you fill out the information completely so we can properly process your request.