Course Outline
 
Minnesota Transfer Curriculum (40 credits minimum)
 
Goal Area 1: Communications
9 credits required
Option1: 9 credits/3 courses
*Must take 1 CMST and 2 ENGL
CMST 1210   Intro to Communication 3
CMST 2200   Public Speaking 3
CMST 2250   Small Group Communication 3
ENGL 1210   College Composition I 3
ENGL 1220   College Composition II 3
Option2: 9 credits/3 courses
*Must take 1 CMST and 2 ENGL
CMST 1210   Intro to Communication 3
CMST 2200   Public Speaking 3
CMST 2250   Small Group Communication 3
ENGL 1210   College Composition I 3
ENGL 1230   Scientific & Technical Writing 3
Option3: 8 credits/2 courses
*Must take 1 CMST and 1 ENGL
CMST 1210   Intro to Communication 3
CMST 2200   Public Speaking 3
CMST 2250   Small Group Communication 3
ENGL 1300   Honors Composition 3
 
Goal Area 2: Critical Thinking
This goal will be satisfied by completing one course each from MnTC Goal Areas 1, 3, 4, 5 and 6.
 
Goal Area 3: Natural Sciences
Minimum 8 credits/2 disciplines - one from Group A and one from Group B (courses may be cross-listed with Goals 7-10)
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
 
Goal Area 4: Mathematics/Logical Reasoning
(these courses are not required but are recommended)
Minimum 3 credits/1 course. The following courses are strongly recommended for students pursuing a Law Enforcement/ Professional Peace Officers degree:
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
MATH 110 Contemporary Concepts in Mathematics
MATH 201 Elementary Statistics
 
Goal Area 5: History and the Social/Behavioral Sciences
(these courses are not required but are recommended)
Minimum 9 credits/2 disciplines required. 3 disciplines recommended. (courses may be cross-listed with Goals 7-10)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
PSYC 131 Introduction to Psychology
SOC 240 Juvenile Delinquency
SOC 242 Racial and Cultural Minorities
 
Goal Area 6: The Humanities and Fine Arts
Minimum 9 credits/2 disciplines required. 3 disciplines recommended. (courses may be cross-listed with Goals 7-10)
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
 
Goal Area 7: Human Diversity
(this course is not required but is recommended)
One course (courses may be cross-listed with Goals 3-6) The following course is strongly recommended for students pursuing a Law Enforcement/Professional Peace Officers degree:
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
PSYC 131 Introduction to Psychology
 
Goal Area 8: Global Perspective
(this course is not required but is recommended)
One course (courses may be cross-listed with Goals 3-6) The following course is strongly recommended for students pursuing a Law Enforcement/Professional Peace Officers degree:
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
SOC 242 Racial and Cultural Minorities
 
Goal Area 9: Ethical and Civic Responsibility
One course (courses may be cross-listed with Goals 3-6)
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
 
Goal Area 10: People and the Environment
One course (courses may be cross-listed with Goals 3-6)
See your advisor to select courses that fulfill this requirement.
 
Elective Courses
(select 4 credits from the courses below)
Physical Education and Health Requirement: Select one course from the following list and select a minimum of 2 PE Activity courses. PE114 - Physical Agility, is recommended for one of the Activity courses.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
PE 220 First Aid/CPR
PUBH 105 Personal and Community Health
PUBH 110 Drug Education in Contemporary Society
Total Credits: 4  
 
Elective Courses
(this course is not required but is recommended)
Highly recommended to take LAW1010 Practicum for 14 credits.
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
LAWE 1010 Law Enforcement Practicum 12 
 
Required Courses
(8 Courses)
Course
Number
Course Title Credits
EMS 1033 Emergency Medical Responder
LAWE 103 Introduction to Criminal Justice
LAWE 113 Minnesota Statutes
LAWE 201 Criminal Procedures
LAWE 223 Law Enforcement Communications and Employment Prep
LAWE 231 Law Enforcement Operations and Community
LAWE 251 Law Enforcement and Human Behavior
LAWE 295 POST Seminar
 
Total AA Liberal Arts Degree Credits: 64