2010-2011 General Catalog 
    Sep 23, 2023  
2010-2011 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Law Enforcement Technology, AAS (Major Code 7021)

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Offered at the Levelland Campus and the SPC Reese Center

The Law Enforcement Technology program is specifically designed to prepare the student to begin a career with local, county, state and federal law enforcement agencies. This educational program develops the skills needed to begin and progress through a career in law enforcement. Students seeking a career that requires a baccalaureate degree should refer to the Criminal Justice program. A student who completes this curriculum will receive an Associate of Applied Science degree. Upon completion of all degree requirements, qualified students may receive an endorsement of eligibility to sit for the TCLEOSE state licensure exam to be a Texas Peace Officer.

The program also awards an Enhanced Skills Certificate upon completion of additional technical courses.

Texas commissioned peace officers may receive credit for the Peace Officer series and related courses (CJLE 1172, CJLE 1211, CJLE 1506, CJLE 1512, CJLE 1518, and CJLE 1524) upon completion of all other degree requirements.

Program coordinator is Joe Wise, associate professor of law enforcement technology.

Total Semester Hours: 19

Total Semester Hours: 18

Total Semester Hours: 18

Total Semester Hours: 15/17


*Although not a requirement for this degree, students are strongly encouraged to take HUDV 1100 during the first semester of enrollment.
**Tech Prep related courses that may be articulated with high school.

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