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Law Enforcement

Associate in Applied Science Degree
60 Semester Credit Hours; Curriculum: 0240

General Education Requirements:

Credit Hours

Area A — 

Communications

 

 

EGL 101

3

 

One course from EGL 102, EGL 111, EGL 212, SPE 103
(SPE 103 Recommended)

3

Area B — 

Mathematics

0-3

 

One course from Area B (Mathematics) or Area C (Science)

 

Area C — 

Science

0-3

 

One course from Area B (Mathematics) or Area C (Science)

 

Area D — 

Social and Behavioral Sciences

6

 

(PSY 101 or PSY 202 recommended)

 

Area E — 

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

 

One course from a humanities or fine arts discipline

 

Area F — 

Global Studies*

0-3

 

One course that satisfies Global Studies requirement

 


Total General Education Requirements:


18

   


Major Requirements:


Credit Hours

CIS 103 Computer Software and Concepts

3

LAE 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice

3

LAE 121 Police Organization and Administration

3

LAE 122 Police Operations

3

LAE 150 Law Enforcement Report Writing

3

LAE 221 Criminal Law I

3

LAE 222 Criminal Law II

3

LAE 223 Criminal Procedures

3

LAE 234 Ethics & Leadership in Policing

3

LAE 235 Criminal Investigations

3

LAE 245 Juvenile Delinquency

3


Courses to total a minimum of nine credit hours from all other LAE courses


9


Total Major Requirements:


42


Total Semester Credit Hours for Associate in Applied Science Degree:

60

 


*Students may take a Global Studies course that satisfies both Area F and another Area requirement.

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Law Enforcement Department
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IMPORTANT DATES


February 14
Last day to withdraw from 16-week courses and have course dropped from record*.

February 15
Presidents Day holiday, College closed.

February 16
Last day to change to audit for 16-week courses.

February 28
Incomplete (I) grades from fall 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

March 11
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

March 14 -20
Spring Break

March 21
Classes resume after Spring Break.

March 23
Registration opens for summer 2016 semester.

March 27
Last day to withdraw with a "W" from 16-week courses; Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after March 29.

April 6
Registration opens for fall 2016 semester.


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