LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

                               CURRICULUM GUIDE

Mid-Michigan Police Academy 
Certificate of Completion

Curriculum Code: 0737  (Effective Fall 2003 - Summer 2004)

The Mid-Michigan Police Academy at Lansing Community College is a 15-week
basic police training program designed to meet or exceed state mandated
certification requirements set by the Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement
Standards (MCOLES) for preparing individuals for a career in law enforcement. 
Within the 15 weeks, more than 650 hours are utilized to provide training in
70 different topic areas. The curriculum includes topics such as criminal law
and procedure, investigations, patrol procedures, human relations, conflict
mediation, firearms, precision driving, use of lethal and non-lethal force,
defensive tactics, report writing, traffic enforcement, victimization, and
crime prevention. The emphasis in this academy is placed upon practical and
hands-on training techniques. All courses for this program must be completed
in a single semester.

This is a selective admission program.  In order to be considered as a
candidate for this program, students must meet basic admission requirements
beyond those required for admission to the college.  All of the courses for
this program are open only to students officially admitted to the Police
Academy Program.

PREREQUISITES
Students should see Course Descriptions or Course Offerings for course
prerequisite information.  See the Assessment and Placement Testing section
for skills assessment and advising information.

INFORMATION
The admission and/or program requirements for this program may change each
academic year.  For the most recent and complete information about admission
requirements, contact the Police Academy Coordinator, William Martin, in the
Police Academy Office, Old Central Building, Room 232, telephone number (517)
483-5248, or contact the LCC Admissions Office, Gannon Vocational-Technical
Center, Room 2200, telephone number (517) 483-1254.

REQUIREMENTS FOR ADMISSION TO THE MID-MICHIGAN POLICY ACADEMY PROGRAM
For current information about admission requirements, contact the Police
Academy Coordinator, William Martin, in the Police Academy Office, Old Central
Building, Room 232, telephone number (517) 483-5248, or contact the LCC
Admissions Office, Gannon Vocational-Technical Center, Room 2200, telephone
number (517) 483-1254.

REQUIREMENTS                                                 TOTAL: 25 CREDITS
CODE        TITLE                                                 CREDIT HOURS
CJUS 260    Criminal Invest & Procedures                                     3
CJUS 261    Michigan Crim Law & Procedure                                    3
CJUS 262    Patrol Procedures and Tactics                                    3
CJUS 263    Standard First Aid                                               2
CJUS 264    Rprt Writing in Law Enforce                                      1
CJUS 265    Highway Traffic Operations                                       3
CJUS 266    Basic Police Science                                             3
CJUS 267    Law Enforcement Phys Traing                                      2
CJUS 268    Precision Driving                                                3
PFFT 114    Advanced Circuit Training                                        2

            MINIMUM TOTAL                                                   25