ST. PAUL, Minn. - The Minnesota State Patrol is now hiring.

The State Patrol is accepting applications for its 59th Minnesota State Patrol Training Academy in 2018, including candidates without any law enforcement experience.

The Law Enforcement Training Opportunity program lists the requirements needed, which includes a minimum 2-year degree in any discipline from an accredited college or university.

Interested applicants can find more information by contacting the State Patrol Recruiter at Patrol.Recruiter@state.mn.us, or the Training and Development Section at 651-757-1900.

The application process runs through May 26.