This program is geared toward the student who is pursuing a career in the area of probation and corrections.
 
Course Outline
 
Required Courses
(9 Courses)
COMPONENT 1 - Law Enforcement
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
LAWE 1010 Law Enforcement Practicum 12 
LAWE 1030 Introduction to Criminal Justice
LAWE 1130 Minnesota Statutes
LAWE 2010 Criminal Procedures
LAWE 2310 Law Enforcement and Community
LAWE 2410 Criminal Investigations
LAWE 2470 Juvenile Justice
LAWE 2510 Law Enforcement and Human Behavior
LAWE 2950 POST Seminar
Total Credits: 34  
 
Elective Courses
(select 2 credits from the courses below)
Choose two credits from the following options.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
EMS 1016 Emergency Medical Technician - Basic
EMS 1033 Emergency Medical Responder
EMS 2008 EMT Blended Learning
EMS 2009 First Responder Blended Learning
Total Credits: 2  
 
Elective Courses
(select 16 credits from the courses below)
COMPONENT 2 - Must include credits from at least six of the ten Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (MNTC) goal areas.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
ENGL 1210 College Composition I: Critical Reading and Writing
ENGL 1220 College Composition II: Writing With Sources
PSYC 1310 Introduction to Psychology
SOC 2410 Criminology
SOC 2420 Racial and Cultural Minorities
Total Credits: 16  
 
Elective Courses
(select 3 credits from the courses below)
Choose either SOC 1050, SOC 1060, or SOC 1070
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
SOC 1050 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 1060 General Social Problems
SOC 1070 Marriage and Family Living
Total Credits: 3  
 
Elective Courses
Choose any CMST courses from Goal 1, 6, 7, 8, or 9)
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 3  
 
Goal Area 3: Natural Sciences
Choose any goal 3 science course
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 4  
 
Goal Area 6: The Humanities and Fine Arts
Choose any goal 6 MnTC elective course
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 3  
 
Elective Courses
Choose any MnTC elective
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
Total Credits: 3  
 
Total AS Degree Credits: 68