2023-2024 HCC Catalog & Student Handbook 
    Apr 13, 2024  
2023-2024 HCC Catalog & Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement, A.A.S.

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This two-year program prepares students for a career in Law Enforcement. Upon successful completion of the program, students obtain an AAS degree and the opportunity to take the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement (TCOLE) State Licensing Exam. This program satisfies all the educational requirements for such agencies as the Houston Police Department and the Department of Public Safety. Most of the coursework may be taken at any of the HCC campuses; however, the last semester must be taken at HCC Northeast Campus.

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Program CIP Code: 43.0107

First Year

Semester Total: 12

Second Semester ‐ Spring

Semester Total: 12

Second Year

First Semester ‐ Fall

Semester Total: 19

Semester Total: 14

Semester Total: 3

Total Minimum Credits for the AAS Degree: 60

1 A list of electives appears in the Core Curriculum  section of this catalog.
2 Consult with Advisor: ITSC 1301 , POFI 1301  or BCIS 1305 .

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