Professional Development Programs for Police Officers (POA-Represented Employees)​

Police Officers Association Waiver Program for SMC Course Material and Course Work

The Admissions & Records Office waives SMC tuition for employees. Employees may also receive reimbursement for required instructional materials.
(PDF FileDistrict - POA Agreement Article 11.12)

Police Officers Association Professional Growth/Education Tuition Reimbursement

Permanent employees may apply for and receive reimbursement of tuition, registration, and/or cost of books or materials for classes, conferences, or workshops taken during the employee's non-work hours.
(PDF FileDistrict - POA Agreement Article 11.11)

Police Officers Association Educational Pay Differential Program

**Deadline for Applications: October 1**​​

Permanent employees may be eligible for an educational pay differential for successful completion of approved educational training.
(PDF FileDistrict - POA Agreement Article 11.10)


For additional information or questions, please contact

Office of Human Resources
(310) 434-4415 /  ProfDevelopment@smc.edu