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Police Science Curriculum

MCC Campus(es):
MCC-Blue River Police Academy
MCC-Maple Woods
MCC-Penn Valley

Police Academy 816.604.6700

Important: MCC recently updated the BSAD course designator for its business courses to either BUSN or ACCT. Please refer to the Business Course Crosswalk (PDF) to determine the name of the new BUSN or ACCT course that will fulfill the BSAD requirement on your degree plan.

A.A.S. Criminal Justice - Police Science

A.A.S. Criminal Justice - Police Science Emphasis (PDF) Degree and certificate requirements may change! Please consult an academic advisor before enrolling.

COLL 100 First Year Seminar 1
General Education Requirements
ENGL 101 Composition & Reading I 3
HIST 120
HIST 121
POLS 136
United States History to 1865 or
United States History Since 1865 or
Introduction to  U. S. National Politics
MATH 100 Mathematics for Business or higher 3-5
PSYC 140
SOCI 160
General Psychology or
COMM 100 Fundamentals of Speech 3
General Education Electives:  Any course(s) numbered 100 or above from the following disciplines:  ECON. HIST, Foreign Language 3-5
Specific Program Requirements
LWEN101 Introduction to Law Enforcement 3
LWEN111 Law enforcement Operational Procedures 3
LWEN 112 Traffic Control and Investigation 3
LWEN 114 Law Enforcement Report Writing 3
LWEN 122 Procedural Law for Law Enforcement 3
LWEN 143 Defensive Tactics for Law Enforcement 3
LWEN 144 Physical Training and Well Being Law Enforcement 2
LWEN 200 Law Enforcement Skills 5
LWEN 203 Criminal Investigation I for Law Enforcement 3
LWEN 204 Criminal Investigation II for Law Enforcement 3
LWEN 230 Missouri Statutory Law 3
EMS 110 First Responder 3
Choose three courses numbered 100 or above from the following disciplines:  ANTH, BSAD, CRJU, HIST, LWEN, POLS, PSYC, SOCI, SOWK, or Foreign Language 9-11
Total Credit Hours Required 65-71