Law Enforcement Program

Criminal Justice

Gain knowledge and skills necessary to make arrests, investigate crimes, and handle stressful police situations while building your mind and body through physical fitness and defensive tactics training.

Students will develop the skills necessary to compete for jobs in the fields of law enforcement, corrections, and private security through realistic training and partnerships will local agencies. You will be ready to pursue law enforcement at a police academy or pursue criminal justice at a college or university.

Program Highlights:

Develop the skills necessary to compete for jobs in the fields of law enforcement, corrections, and private security through realistic training and partnerships with local agencies.

  • Achieve a high level of physical fitness

  • Get real life experience with agency internships

  • Make business contacts and explore potential careers through job

    shadowing

  • Learn what it takes to successfully interview for jobs in Law

    Enforcement

  • Build a strong resume to better compete for jobs

Areas of Study:

  • Law enforcement tactics

  • Crime scene investigation and processing

  • Forensic science including DNA, fingerprinting, explosives, and arson

  • Corrections (jail or prison guard)

  • Private security including retail and uniformed positions

  • Critical incident response

  • Court processes and procedures

  • Criminal and civil law

  • Defensive tactics

  • Interview and interrogation

  • Crash investigation

  • Drunk driving enforcement and field sobriety testing

Credits Available:

  • Law Enforcement I:

    • 3 elective credits

    • 0.5 Forensic science credit

  • Law Enforcement II:

    • 3 elective credits

    • 0.5 Forensic science credit

  • College credits available through articulation agreements with Columbus State Community College and Hocking College and through Career-Technical Assurance Guides (CTAGs)

CTAGs are transferrable to Ohio public colleges. Credits vary per program.

Industry Credentials Available:

  • CPR First Aid***

  • National Incident Management System (NIMS)***

  • ORDG Correctional Officer Provisional

***Industry credential recognized by ODE for points toward graduation.

Download the full Criminal Justice fact sheet in English, en Español, or Somali.

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Fees

Fees can be easily paid online, 24 hours a day. Learn more about paying class fees and adding to your student’s lunch account.

Law Enforcement I Fee Sheet

Law Enforcement I Fee Sheet

This program is participating in the Chromebook One to One Experience. An additional one-time fee to purchase a Chromebook will be waived if you are a returning student who has already participated in the Chromebook One to One Experience or if you are bringing your own technology. Learn more about the Chromebook One to One Experience.

To ask more questions about any program or to schedule a tour of our campus, contact Administrative Assistant to the Enrollment Coordinator, Mariellen Murray at (740) 201-3216 or MurrayM@DelawareAreaCC.org.

Instructor:

Brian Allen
(740) 201.3237
AllenB@DelawareAreaCC.org

4565 Columbus Pike | Delaware, OH 43015

Apply Online. Application opens in November.

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