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Welcome Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions!

Program Benefits
  • Up to 45 Credits
    for PELTP Training
  • $50 Savings
    with App Fee Waiver
  • Additional Savings
    with Tech Fee Waiver


Earn credits for your training and save on your education costs at UMGC.

As a police professional who has successfully completed the Maryland Police and Correctional Training Commissions’ (MPCTC) Police Entrance Level Training Program (PELTP), you are eligible to transfer up to 45 qualifying existing credits from your PELTP program and save on education costs when you enroll at University of Maryland Global Campus! Plus, new students can save $50 when they apply to UMGC with our application fee waiver.

Program Details

  • Population: Those who have completed MPCTC's Police Entrance Level Training Program (PELTP)
  • Cost Benefits: Waiver of application fee and technology fees
  • Transfer Credits:
    • Transfer up to 45 credits toward a bachelor's degree in criminal justice (if training was completed after August 2020)
    • Transfer up to 15 credits toward a bachelor's degree in criminal justice (if training was completed prior to August 2020)
  • Required Documentation for Transfer: PELTP Certificate of Completion
  • Training Dates: This articulation of credits is valid for PELTP training successfully completed on or after August 2020 (If you completed your training prior to August 2020, you will be able to transfer up to 15 credits; see transfer credit details below)

Transfer Credit Details

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It’s easy to get started. Whether you're focused on advancing your career or continuing your education, UMGC offers the ideal program to help you reach your goal.


Apply for admission to UMGC: Complete the online application for admission. It typically takes about 10 minutes. Be sure to select your employer or organization on the application form.


Earn credit for your education and eligible experience: Submit your official transcripts from any previous institutions of higher education.


Register for classes: Once you're admitted to UMGC, you will receive a student ID (EmplID) so you can register for courses online. Check the schedule of classes to view courses, and then register for classes online using the MyUMGC Student Portal.

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