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Fraternal Order of Police and AMU support success through education.

Illinois Tactical Officers Association and AMU support success through education.

Educational Benefits Only for Our Partners.

The Illinois Tactical Officers Association (ITOA) and American Military University (AMU) have partnered to provide educational opportunities to ITOA members and the law enforcement community. As an AMU student, you will explore the latest topics of criminal behavior, guided by faculty with practical career experience and strong academic credentials. AMU's flexible online classroom, designed specifically for working adults, helps prepare you for the challenges of a highly technical society and evolving criminal behavior.

Key Benefits

200+ Degree and Certificate Programs: to help meet the growing demand for educated law enforcement personnel. Choose from bachelor's and master's programs in disciplines including cybersecurity, emergency and disaster management, homeland security, and doctoral programs in global security or strategic intelligence.

Tuition Grant & Tech Fee Waiver: ITOA members receive a tuition grant and technology fee waiver for every course.

Cost per course*:

  • Undergraduate cost per course: $812.25
    ($107.75 savings off the $920 standard cost)
  • Master's cost per course: $1,054.50
    ($120.50 savings off the $1,175 standard cost)
  • Additional grants are available to active duty military personnel

*Includes technology fee and/or waiver.

Book Grant: Undergraduate students earning academic credit will receive textbooks and ebooks at no charge. 

Transfer-Credit Friendly: AMU recognizes credit from POST-certified public safety academies and awards credit for military experience, previous college coursework, select in-service training programs, and professional certifications.

Career Services: Lifetime access for students and alumni.

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How to Qualify for Benefits

Future students: Select Illinois Tactical Officers Association (ITOA) as your membership or affiliation when you complete our admissions application.

Current students: Confirm that the Illinois Tactical Officers Association (ITOA) is listed under the Membership/Association category in your University records. Learn how.



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