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LANSING COMMUNITY COLLEGE

 

CURRICULUM GUIDE

 

Criminal Justice, Law Enforce

Associate in Applied Science Degree

 

Curriculum Code: 1210  (Effective Fall 2004 - Summer 2009)

 

This degree program prepares individuals for a career as a law enforcement officer. It also prepares students for possible entry into the Police Academy Program. Not all courses in this program transfer to all colleges.  Students planning to transfer should see an academic advisor or counselor before enrolling in any course.

 

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
Contact the Public Service Careers Department, Old Central Building, Room 233, telephone number (517) 483-1570.

 

REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  37 CREDITS

CODE

TITLE

CREDIT HOURS

CITF 110

Intro Computer Info Systems

3

CJUS 101

Intro to Criminal Justice

3

CJUS 102

Crime Causes and Conditions

3

CJUS 103

Criminal Law

3

CJUS 106

Intro to Juvenile Justice

3

CJUS 201

Criminal Justice Org/Admin

3

CJUS 204

Criminal Investigation

4

CJUS 205

Policing into the 21st Century

3

CJUS 245

Report Writing in CJ

3

CJUS 255

Human Relations/Criminal Just

3

MGMT 234

Diversity in the Workplace

3

WRIT 121

Composition I

3

 

LIMITED CHOICE REQUIREMENTS

TOTAL:  33-39.5 CREDITS

Complete the indicated number of credits from EACH CHOICE listed below.

 

CHOICE 1:  General Education Core Areas

10-12 Credits

(See General Education Core Requirements for information on how to fulfill these requirements.  Core area proficiency exams, where appropriate, are available for each core area.)

 

Communication Core Area

3

 

Global Perspectives and Diversity Core Area (See Note 1)

0

 

Mathematics Core Area

3-4

 

Science Core Area

4-5

 

Writing Core Area (See Note 1)

0

 

CHOICE 2:  Law Enforcement (Choose one subchoice)

23-27.5 Credits

Subchoice 2A:  Mid-Michigan Police Academy Requirements (See Note 2)

 

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

3

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

PFHW 100

Health and Wellness Seminar

.5

 

Subchoice 2B:  Other Law Enforcement

 

CJUS 130

Local Detention

3

CJUS 203

Criminal Procedure

3

CJUS 210

Intro to Forensic Science

3

LEGL 160

Critical Thinking in Law

3

PSYC 200

Introduction to Psychology

4

SOCL 120

Introduction to Sociology

4

SOCL 255

Contemporary Social Problems

3

 

 

MINIMUM TOTAL

70

 

NOTES:

 

1.

Students completing "REQUIREMENTS" have fulfilled the requirements for this Core area.

2.

The Police Academy is a selective admission program. Students must meet admission requirements beyond those required for admission to the college. These courses are open only to students officially admitted to the Police Academy. Students should consult with an advisor from the Public Service Careers Department regarding this option.

 

 

 

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCE

Students should see course descriptions to find out when departments plan to offer courses.  Students who for any reason are unable to follow the course sequence suggested below (for example, those who are part-time, have transferred in courses from another school, or have prerequisites to fulfill) should contact an academic advisor or counselor for help with adjustments.

 

Subchoice 2A: Mid-Michigan Police Academy

I

II

III

IV

CJUS 101

CJUS 201

CITF 110

Police Academy

CJUS 102

CJUS 204

CJUS 103

 

CJUS 106

CJUS 205

CJUS 255

 

WRIT 121

CJUS 245

MGMT 234

 

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Subchoice 2B: Other Law Enforcement

I

II

III

IV

CJUS 101

CJUS 106

CITF 110

CJUS 130

CJUS 102

CJUS 201

CJUS 103

PSYC 200

LEGL 160

CJUS 205

CJUS 255

SOCL 120

WRIT 121

CJUS 245

MGMT 234

 

 

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V

 

 

 

CJUS 203

 

 

 

CJUS 204

 

 

 

CJUS 210

 

 

 

SOCL 255

 

 

 

                       

 

 



 
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