The Missouri State Highway Patrol is offering testing for its 2022 recruiting class. The patrol is offering testing at nine different locations in the state. Those who successfully complete testing will be eligible to begin training later this year. The deadline to apply is February 2nd. Eligible candidates must possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent. They must be 21 years of age upon graduating from the Patrol’s Law Enforcement Academy. Training is scheduled to begin July 5th. Upon graduating from the Missouri State Highway Patrol Academy troopers are eligible to earn 46 credit hours through Mineral Area College or 30 credit hours through the University of Central Missouri. Those interested are encouraged to call 1-800-796-7000 to find out more.