U.S. Coast Guard Degree Programs for Maritime Law Enforcement Personnel

Earn your degree on the shore or on the go.

Saint Leo University is one of only 10 institutions nationwide to participate in the U.S. Coast Guard’s Maritime Law Enforcement College Partnership Program.

Through this program, Coast Guard Maritime Enforcement Specialists can earn one of Saint Leo’s competitive criminal justice degrees.

Our faculty members—who have served as local and federal agents, chief deputies, detectives and FBI advisors—will help you enhance your professionalism and effectiveness in law enforcement.

Your Experience Counts

Your Coast Guard experience and training will provide you credits toward completing your degree program at Saint Leo University. We give special equivalencies for transferability to the following USCG ratings: Boatswain’s Mate, Gunner’s Mate, Machinery Technician, Marine Science Technician, Operational Specialist and Port Security.

Your USCG College Degree Programs’ Advisor can provide you information about how the program works and how your USCG training fits into your degree plan.

Degree Plans

A.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice - Homeland Security »

Transfer Credit from USCG to Saint Leo

Boatswain’s Mate Training (BM)
A.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice - Homeland Security » 

Gunner’s Mate Training (GM)
A.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice - Homeland Security »

Machinery Technician (MK)
A.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice - Homeland Security »

Marine Science Technician Training (MST)
A.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice »
B.A. Criminal Justice - Homeland Security »

Ready for More Information?

Your USCG College Degree Programs Advisor can provide you information about how the program works and how your USCG training fits into your degree plan. If you have specific questions about Saint Leo University, contact a Saint Leo advisor toll-free at 1-866-SLU-DLP1 (1-866-758-3571), or request more information through our convenient web form.

Find your Saint Leo Education Center, and apply for admission today.