Criminal Justice Administration Law Enforcement Certificate

Curriculum CJA.LAE.CERT (C443B)

The Criminal Justice Administration Law Enforcement certificate program is designed for students who wish to specialize solely in technically related courses to prepare for entry-level positions in one of the many public and private law enforcement agencies.

Semester One

Credit Hours

#

CJA 111

Introduction to Criminal Justice

3

 

CJA 166

Criminal Investigation

3

 

CJA 171

Patrol Administration

3

 

 

Program electives

6

 

 

 

15

Semester Two

 

CJA 181

Juvenile Delinquency and Law

3

#

CJA 201

Criminology

3

#

CJA 219

Criminal Law I

3

 

 

Program electives

3

 

 

 

12

 

 

Total credits required

27

Program electives (9):

 

CJA 115

Professional Skills: Private Security-Basic Firearm Training1

 

3

 

CJA 116

Current Security Problems1

3

 

CJA 117

Introduction to Private Security1

3

 

CJA 118

Security Administration1

3

 

CJA 148

Police Supervision & Community Relations

3

 

CJA 161

Administration of Justice

3

 

CJA 241

Traffic Enforcement & Administration

3

#

CJA 257

Law Enforcement Administration

3

See CJA course descriptions.

1Appropriate choice for students interested in private police security.

Coordinator: John Augustine, Ext. 3323

Gainful Employment

The information below is provided to assist students in making informed choices about their education and career.

Curriculum

Curriculum Title

CIPS Code

CJA.LAE.CERT

(C443B)

CRIMINAL JUSTICE ADMINISTRATION/LAW ENFORCEMENT

43 0103

# of Graduates

# of Graduates Completing
On-Time

% Completing
On-Time

4

1

NA

Avg. Program Tuition Cost

Avg. Program Book Cost

Total Program Costs*

$ 3,302.00

$ 1,218.00

$ 4,520.00

Program Length
in Semesters

Program Credit

Hours

Median Loan

Debt

2

27

NA

SOC Code

SOC Description
(Associated Program Occupation(s))

Occupational Summary
(ONET webpage)

119199

Managers, All Others

http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/11-9199.00

251111

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Teachers, Postsecondary

http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/25-1111.00

331012

First-Line Supervisors of Police and Detectives

http://www.onetonline.org/link/summary/33-1012.00

*Estimated Costs of Attendance may vary on an individual basis, as not all students may require Room & Board, Transportation and/or other variable costs.

For more information about Gainful Employment, visit the Triton College Financial Aid Office, located in the Student Center Building, Room B-216W, or send an Email to: finaid@triton.edu.