Missouri State University - West Plains

Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST)

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Administered to those seeking required licensure from the Department of Public Safety's Peace Officer Standards and Training Program to become a Missouri Peace Officer.


To find information on process, statutes, rules and subject matter please go to: http://www.dps.mo.gov/dir/programs/post/.


Testing services


$35.00 sitting fee (cash or check) payable before the exam.

Contact Information:

Testing Services

Garnett Library Mezzanine
304 W. Trish Knight
West Plains, MO 65775
Victoria Howerton, Coordinator of Testing and Prior Learning Assessment
P: (417) 255-7943
F: (417) 255-7944

Hours of Operation:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM