Sep 24, 2023  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
2019-2020 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice Pre-Service, AAS


Minimum Credits: 63
Contact Hours: 87-91

Criminal Justice Pre-Service is a program that prepares students for a career in Law Enforcement.

General Education: 15-19 credits

Total Program Requirements: 63 credits

Suggested sequencing of courses:

**Special Admission Requirements for the Police Academy

Applicants must be granted regular admission to Kirtland and meet the following requirements to be considered for admission to the Police Academy:

  • The candidate must meet the MCOLES Employment Standards demonstrated through successful completion of the MCOLES pre-Academy screening process including the reading and writing test, physical fitness test, medical exams (physical, mental, hearing, color vision, corrected vision & visual functions), criminal history, no felony convictions, possession of good moral character as determined by a comprehensive background investigation, proof of US Citizenship, proof of valid motor vehicle operator’s or chauffeur’s license, and proof of professional rescuer (AED and CPR) certification.
  • Academy screen is conducted within 180 days of the start of the Academy.
  • Acceptance to the POLICE ACADEMY requires Director’s and MCOLES approval.

Students should seek additional information and/or advising from their academic advisor. For an appointment, please call (989) 275-5000, ext. 280.