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Police Science AAS Degree Courses

Program Details
Award Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
Credits 61
Program Start Fall

Students convicted of a felony will not be allowed to enroll in the Firearms and Practicum courses and will not graduate from the Police Science program. Learn how your criminal history matters.

2023–2024 Suggested Sequence of Study

The following suggested sequence of study is for new full-time students starting the program Fall 2023.

When registering for classes refer to Self-Service > Student Planning to view your specific program requirements, your progress, and ensure proper registration. See Registering for Credit Classes for registration information and instructions.

Courses and costs are subject to change. See what's included in the cost calculation.

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Term 1
CRJ-100 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3 credits $675.00
CRJ-143 Police Operations 3 credits $675.00
CRJ-234 Traffic Law 2 credits $450.00
MAT-110 Math for Liberal Arts 3 credits $675.00 or
MAT-156 Statistics 3 credits $675.00 or
MAT-772 Applied Math 3 credits $675.00
SPC-101 Fundamentals of Oral Communication 3 credits $675.00
Total Credits: 14
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $3,150.00
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $0.00

Term 2
CRJ-132 Constitutional Law 3 credits $675.00
CRJ-216 Employment Strategies for Criminal Justice 2 credits $469.00
CRJ-316 Juvenile Justice 3 credits $675.00
CRJ-320 Criminal Justice Ethics 3 credits $675.00
ENG-105 Composition I 3 credits $675.00
SOC-110 Introduction to Sociology 3 credits $675.00 or
SOC-115 Social Problems 3 credits $675.00 or
SOC-205 Identity and Inequity in U.S. Society 3 credits $675.00
Total Credits: 17
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $3,844.00
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $19.00

Term 3
CRJ-131 Criminal Law and Procedure 3 credits $675.00
CRJ-141 Criminal Investigation 3 credits $675.00
CRJ-200 Criminology 3 credits $675.00
CRJ-282 Crime Scene Investigation 3 credits $725.00
CRJ-285 Physical Conditioning for Public Services 2 credits $450.00
CRJ-299 Current Issues in Criminal Justice 2 credits $450.00
Total Credits: 16
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $3,650.00
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $50.00

Term 4
CRJ-151 Defensive Tactics 2 credits $450.00
CRJ-252 Basic Firearms 8WK1 1 credits $861.00
CRJ-254 Advanced Firearms 8WK2 1 credits $700.00
CRJ-266 Report Writing and Testifying 3 credits $675.00
CRJ-315 Crisis Intervention 3 credits $675.00
CRJ-322 Tactical Police Operations 2 credits $450.00
CRJ-952 Internship 2 credits $450.00
Total Credits: 14
Total Tuition + Course Fees: $4,261.00
Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied: $1,111.00

Cost Calculations

Calculations are based on 2024–2025 resident tuition and fees and course fees.

Cost calculations are provided for informational purposes only and are not a guarantee of charges.

Course Cost Calculation

Resident tuition and fees per credit hour × course credits + course fee (if applicable).

Total Tuition + Course Fees Calculation

Sum of tuition and course fees for all courses for the term.

If more than one course can be taken to fulfill the requirement, the first course listed is used in the total tuition and fees calculation.

Remaining course fees after the Last-Dollar Scholarship is applied Calculation

Remaining course fees after tuition has been subtracted.

Students must apply for, be awarded, and meet the ongoing eligibility requirements for the Last-Dollar Scholarship.

See the Last-Dollar Scholarship Award Calculation

Additional costs not included in the cost calculations:

Contact Information

Faculty Advisors

Last Names A – M

Michael Leary
Health Education and Services Center 222A
319-296-2329 ext.1069
Email Michael Leary

Last Names N – Z

Traci Ciepiela
Health Education and Services Center 222D
319-296-2329 ext.1330
Email Traci Ciepiela

Administrative Assistant

Kathy Konrardy
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4012
Email Kathy Konrardy

Dean

Liberal and Applied Arts and Human Services

Catharine Freeman
Black Hawk Hall 258
319-296-4041
Email Catharine Freeman

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