Associate in Applied Science
Modes of Instruction
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This degree program prepares indivdiuals to perform the duties of corrections police and public security officers, including patrol and investigative activities, traffic control, crowd control and public relations, witness interviewing, evidence collection and management, basic crime prevention methods, weapon and equipment operation and maintenance, report preparation, and other routine law enforcement responsibilities.
What you can do
This major prepares students for a variety of careers in the correctional officer, jailer, police and sheriff patrol officers areas.
Program Student Learning Outcomes
- Interpret and implement the legal practices of multiple U.S. Supreme Court rulings pertaining to criminal justice.
- Distinguish the concepts of the newest technologies in preventing and reducing crimes.
- Evaluate evidence-based practices used toward the rehabilitation of offenders.
- Illustrate and apply ethical practices.