Motivated, talented, energetic, physically fit and at least 21 years of age on the first day of the program
A U.S. Park Ranger is the protector of our National Parks. They "Protect the People from the Park, the Park from the People, and the People from the People." They do this through Law Enforcement, Emergency Medical Services, Structural Fire Fighting, Wild land Fire Fighting, and Search and Rescue.
Two Programs Every Year:
Fall Semester starts in August
Spring Semester starts in January
San Antonio College - Continuing Education
Upon successful completion of the program, students receive a Seasonal Law Enforcement "Certificate of Completion" that is recognized by the National Park Service and are then eligible for hire as a U.S. Park Ranger with a Level II Commission.
Students must meet the following requirement in order to qualify for the Program:
- Must be at least 21 years of age on the first day of the program
- Must be a U.S. citizen
- Must possess a valid state driver's license
- Must have a clear criminal history
- Must be in good physical condition
- Must complete the application process before enrolling in the program
|Total Cost for Program
With TPEG Refund
*TPEG - Texas Public Education Grant may refund up to 50% of Tuition, lowering the cost down to $1650 plus application, supplies and uniforms.