2021-2022 Catalog 
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2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice, Law Enforcement, Certificate

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Program Code: CMJ.CERT.LEC

This program provides students with the skills and knowledge needed to begin a career in law enforcement.


* This course has a prerequisite.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program should be able to:

  1. Differentiate the institutions, laws and theories that comprise the U.S. legal system;
  2. Apply investigative principles and techniques used in the field of criminal investigation;
  3. Explain the nature and causes of crime and victimization;
  4. Demonstrate effective oral and written communication skills that are used with a range of client populations, colleagues and members of the community;
  5. Explain the importance of practicing safe and ethical behavior while managing police operations, investigations and public safety; and
  6. Demonstrate competence with objectives of the Maryland Police Training Commission (ESCJA graduates).

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