The Certificate of Completion in Law Enforcement prepares students for careers in state, local, and federal police departments and investigative agencies. It allows students interested in policing as a career to focus on this area of study while they pursue an AAS degree in Administration of Justice Studies.
Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all courses within the program.
This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
|Course #||Course Title||Credits|
|AJS101||Introduction to Criminal Justice||3|
|AJS123||Ethics and the Administration of Justice||3|
|AJS230||The Police Function||3|
- Identify and describe the organization and jurisdiction of local, state, and federal law enforcement, including judicial and corrections systems. (AJS101)
- Analyze ethical theory, concepts, issues and practices as they relate to various components of the criminal justice system in modern times. (AJS123)
- Identify and demonstrate the use of ethical decision-making processes. (AJS123)
- Define the concepts of deviance, social control, and criminality and describe the impact of crime on society. (AJS225)
- Identify and describe the major biological, sociological, and psychological theories of criminality. (AJS225)
- Identify and describe the procedures and methods of operations practiced by public police and explain the discretionary powers of the working police officer. (AJS230)