Skagit Valley College

Cost and Financing

The Parks Law Enforcement Academy (PLEA) is a 30 credit, 720 hour, intensive Law Enforcement training academy. Tuition and fees listed below are subject to change. 

Fall 2019 Academy

  • Costs for PLEA Fall 2019 Academy

    PLEA 2019 Quarter Credits Estimated Tuition/Fees Program Fee** Total
    Resident First quarter – Summer 12 $1,399.42 $1,550.00 $2,949.42
    Second quarter – Fall 18 $1,796.48 $1,796.48
    Non-Resident First quarter – Summer 12 $1,666.04 $1,550.00 $3,216.04
    Second quarter – Fall 18 $2,340.66 $2,340.66
  • Costs with optional Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) class

    PLEA 2019 Quarter Credits Estimated Tuition/Fees Program Fee** EMR Class (optional) Total
    Resident First quarter – Summer 12 $1,399.42 $1,550.00 $2,949.42
    Second quarter – Fall 18 $1,796.48 $637.95 $2,434.43
    Non-Resident First quarter – Summer 12 $1,666.04 $1,550.00 $3,216.04
    Second quarter – Fall 18 $2,340.66 $735.00 $3,065.66
  • Costs with optional Wildland Firefighting class

    PLEA 2019 Quarter Credits Estimated Tuition/Fees Program Fee** Wildland Firefighting Class (optional) Total
    Resident First quarter – Summer 12 $1,399.42 $1,550.00 $2,949.42
    Second quarter – Fall 18 $1,796.48 $382.77 $2,775.66
    Non-Resident First quarter – Summer 12 $1,666.04 $1,550.00 $3,216.04
    Second quarter – Fall 18 $2,340.66 $435.00 $2,775.66
  • Costs with optional EMR and Wildland Firefighting classes

    PLEA 2019 Quarter Credits Estimated Tuition/Fees Program Fee** EMR and Wildland Firefighting Classes (optional) Total
    Resident First quarter – Summer 12 $1,399.42 $1,550.00 $2,949.42
    Second quarter – Fall 18 $1,796.48 $1,020.72 $2,817.20
    Non-Resident First quarter – Summer 12 $1,666.04 $1,550.00 $3,216.04
    Second quarter – Fall 18 $2,340.66 $1,160.00 $3,500.66

NOTE:

  • Cadets will also spend approximately $350 on uniform items.
  • EMR and Wildland Fire quarter dates are subject to change.
  • Tuition and fees are re-evaluated every July 1 and are subject to change. 

**Program Fee is non-refundable and is paid in the first quarter

Winter 2020 Academy

  • Costs for PLEA Spring 2020 Academy

    PLEA 2020 Quarter Credits Estimated Tuition/Fees Program Fee** Total
    Resident First quarter – Winter 18 $1,796.48 $1,550.00 $3,346.48
    Second quarter – Spring 12 $1,399.42 $1,399.42
    Non-Resident First quarter – Winter 18 $2,340.66 $1,550.00 $3,890.66
    Second quarter – Spring 12 $1.666.04 $1,666.04
  • Costs with optional Emergency Medical Responder (EMR) class

    PLEA 2020 Quarter Credits Estimated Tuition/Fees Program Fee** EMR Class (optional) Total
    Resident First quarter – Winter 18 $1,796.48 $1,550.00 $2,949.42
    Second quarter – Spring 12 $1,399.42 $637.95 $2,434.43
    Non-Resident First quarter – Winter 18 $2,340.66 $1,550.00 $3,216.04
    Second quarter – Spring 12 $1.666.04 $735.00 $2,401.04
  • Costs with optional Wildland Firefighting class

    PLEA 2020 Quarter Credits Estimated Tuition/Fees Program Fee** Wildland Firefighting Class (optional) Total
    Resident First quarter – Winter 18 $1,796.48 $1,550.00 $2,949.42
    Second quarter – Spring 12 $1,399.42 $382.77 $2,434.43
    Non-Resident First quarter – Winter 18 $1,666.04 $1,550.00 $3,216.04
    Second quarter – Spring 12 $2,630.66 $435.00 $3,065.66
  • Costs with optional EMR and Wildland Firefighting classes

    PLEA 2020 Quarter Credits Estimated Tuition/Fees Program Fee** EMR and Wildland Firefighting Classes (optional) Total
    Resident First quarter – Winter 18 $1,796.48 $1,550.00 $3,346.48
    Second quarter – Spring 12 $1,399.42 $1,020.72 $2,420.14
    Non-Resident First quarter – Winter 18 $2,340.66 $1,550.00 $3,890.66
    Second quarter – Spring 12 $1,666.04 $1,160.00 $2,391.04

NOTE:

  • Cadets will also spend approximately $350 on uniform items.
  • EMR and Wildland Fire quarter dates are subject to change.
  • Tuition and fees are re-evaluated every July 1 and are subject to change. 

**Program Fee is non-refundable and is paid in the first quarter

Resources

Skagit Valley College Financial Aid Office
Phone: 360.416.7666
Webpage: https://www.skagit.edu/financial-aid/

Skagit Valley College Veteran’s Outreach Office 
Phone: 360.416.7804
Webpage: https://www.skagit.edu/veterans-outreach/