Criminal Justice Science/Law Enforcement (CJLE.S.AAS)

70.0-71.0 Credit Hours

This program prepares students for careers as law enforcement officers. It is designed for students who are new to law enforcement, as well as for those who are already employed as law enforcement officers and want to add to their knowledge and skill sets and perform well on civil service exams for promotions.

This degree program contains one or more embedded certificates which will be automatically awarded when the certificate requirements are completed. If you do not want to receive the embedded certificate(s), please notify Registration and Student Records at studentrecords@sinclair.edu.

Program Outcomes

  • Identify evidentiary items at a reported crime scene and demonstrate proper techniques for processing and preserving evidence.
  • Identify and demonstrate basic patrol operations.
  • Explain the basis for probable cause and identify the elements of crime in applying the Ohio Revised Code to real criminal acts or crime based scenarios.
  • Assess and prioritize methods for measuring police productivity and community response.
  • Determine and assess situations requiring the use of physical force and methods necessary to complete peace-keeping functions.
  • Examine the current trends or topics in law enforcement and based on current intelligence and information identify possible future trends in law enforcement.

Curriculum

Ohio Transfer Module: Arts & Humanities Elective 3 credit hours
BIS 1120: Computer Concepts & Applications View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1101: Introduction to Criminal Justice Science View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1102: Constitutional Law View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1104: Criminal Evidence & Procedure View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1105: Criminal Law View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1110: Interrogation, Documentation & Testimony View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1125: Policing View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 1155: Homeland Security Issues & Administration View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 2111: Ethics & Professionalism in Criminal Justice View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 2200: Human Relations, Mediation, & Conflict Resolution View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 2205: Introduction to Criminal Investigation & Forensic Science View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 2209: Computer Crime View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
CJS 2295: Criminal Justice Science Seminar View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 4 credit hours
ENG 1101: English Composition I View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENG 1201: English Composition II View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
ENS 1119: Concepts of Fitness for Criminal Justice View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 2 credit hours
PSY 1100: General Psychology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SCC 1101: First Year Experience View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 1 credit hour
SOC 1101: Introduction to Sociology View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
SPA 1161: Conversational Spanish for Criminal Justice View Master Syllabus View Current Schedule 3 credit hours
Course Option: {COM 2206 OR COM 2211} 3 credit hours
Course Option: {MAT 1120 OR MAT 1270} 3 credit hours
Course Option: {BIO 1107 OR CHE 1111 OR PHY 1100} 3 - 4 credit hours
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