Pennsylvania Police Exams

Did you know that there are more counties in the state of Pennsylvania than anywhere else in the U.S? For this reason, there is also a high number of separate police agencies. Each department may choose what entrance exam they want to use, but the minimum requirement is to be able to pass the NDRT (Nelson-Denny Reading Test.)

Most agencies set higher standards than the NDRT alone. The most frequent police exams formats used in Pennsylvania are:

Applicants must check directly with their targeted agency to learn what test format is currently in use. Click on the exam link to learn how best to prepare.

 The Pennsylvania State Police (Troopers) use LEAB as their Written Exam

The Pennsylvania State Police (Troopers) use LEAB as their Written Exam

Abington Police Exam ►► NCJOSI

Alburtis Police Exam ►► NPOST

All Agencies - Minimum Required Exam ►► NDRT

Allegheny Police Exam ►► NPOST

Allentown PA Police Exam ►► LEAB

Berwick Police Exam ►► NPOST

Bridgeport Police Exam ►► NPOST

Cain Twp Police Exam ►► NPOST

Carnegie Mellon University Police Exam ►► NPOST

Carroll Valley Police Exam ►► NPOST

Coatesville Police Exam ►► NPOST

Conewago Twp Police Exam ►► NPOST

Derry Police Exam ►► NPOST

Erie PA Police Exam ►► LEAB

Exeter Police Exam ►► NPOST

Freemansburg Police Exam ►► NPOST

Gettysburg Police Exam ►► NPOST

Grove City Police Exam ►► NPOST

Johnstown Police Exam ►► NPOST

Lancaster Police Exam ►► NPOST

Lebanon PA Police Exam ►► NPOST

Lehigh Twp Police Exam ►► NPOST

Lower Paxton Police Exam ►► NPOST

Lower Sucon Twp Police Exam ►► NPOST

Macungie Police Exam ►► NPOST

Montgomery PA Police Exam ►► CWH

Narbeth Police Exam ►► NPOST

Nazareth Police Exam ►► NPOST

Patton Twp Police Exam ►► NPOST

Penbrook Police Exam ►► NPOST

Penn College Police Exam ►► NPOST

Pennsylvania State Trooper Exam ►► LEAB

Philadelphia Police Exam ►► LEAB

Pittsburg Police Exam ►► LEAB

Pocono Police Exam ►► NPOST

Reading PA Police Exam ►► LEAB

Ridgeway Police Exam ►► NPOST

Scranton Police Exam ►► Contact Agency

Spring Twp Police Exam ►► NPOST

Swarthmore Police Exam ►► NPOST

Treyffrin Police Exam ►► NPOST

Treyffrin Police Exam ►► NPOST

Upper Macungie Police Exam ►► NPOST

DISCLAIMER: Applicants are encouraged to check directly with their targeted agencies to verify what test is currently in use, as this list is subject to change from time to time.