submitted January 3, 2018 to Present - selection cycle 6012
The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP) is
currently accepting applications for State Police Cadet.
The entry-level law enforcement examination
for the position of Cadet is periodically administered by the Pennsylvania
State Civil Service Commission (SCSC) at its computer-based testing
centers. The next written examination is tentatively scheduled for Fall
2018. Tentative test dates are subject to change.
At the end of the application period, qualified applicants for
the position of PSP Cadet will be notified via email, with instructions on how
to register with SCSC to take the entry-level law enforcement
examination. Others who attempt to register with SCSC, who have not been
pre-qualified by PSP, will be denied.
Since qualified candidates will receive instructions by email,
it is important that contact information is current. To update contact information,
candidates may log back into the application using their email address and
Questions related to the written examination should be referred
to the Public Safety Human Resource Delivery Center, Uniformed Talent
Management Division, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
January 3, 2017 to January 2, 2018 – selection cycle 6011
The Pennsylvania State Police (PSP)
entry-level law enforcement written examination for the position of Cadet
concluded on February 16, 2018 and results were announced to applicants via
Oral examinations are being administered to eligible applicants
between March 2 and March 6, 2018 in DuBois, Harrisburg, King of Prussia,
Pittsburgh, and Wilkes-Barre Pennsylvania.
Although snowfall has been
forecast during these dates Pennsylvania State Police does not intend to close
any oral examination due to weather. Scheduled applicants who cannot travel due to
weather may reschedule the examination, subject to availability. Pennsylvania State Police cannot guarantee
that the desired location, date, or time will be available for rescheduling.
Since qualified candidates receive communications by email, it
is important that contact information is current. To update contact
information, candidates may log back into the application using their email
address and password. Candidates should also contact the PSP Bureau of Human
Resources with updated information at email@example.com.
Questions related to the written examination
should be referred to the Public Safety Human Resource Delivery Center,
Uniformed Talent Management Division, by email at firstname.lastname@example.org. All questions after the rankings are released should be
sent via email to email@example.com to the Cadet Processing section.
Applications submitted July 1, 2016 to December 31, 2016 –
selection cycle 6010
Candidates from the 6010 selection cycle who received a
conditional offer of employment and were invited to Physical Readiness
Processing will continue processing until appointed to a Cadet class or
The 6009 eligibility list has now been superseded by the 6010
eligibility list. Candidates from the 6009 selection cycle who have not
received a conditional offer of employment will not be processed. To be
considered for future eligibility lists, applicants are required to submit a
The PSP will contact candidates for further processing, in rank
order, according to the needs of the Department.