Law Enforcement A.A.S.

The Law Enforcement Associate in Applied Science Degree (A.A.S.) is part of the Professional Peace Officer Education Program requirement for the Minnesota Peace Officer licensing standards. All course work is certified by the Minnesota Board of Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST) and meets the mandated learning objectives. The degree also applies to those interested in other areas of the justice system. However, this program is NOT designed to be a two-year transferable program.

61 Credits
Law Enforcement 2023-2025 Program of Study

General Education Courses: 28 creditsCr.Pre-ReqTermCK
ANI 200Indigenous Leadership3Spring
Category 3Natural Science course with a Lab4FA/SP
EDU 102Miikana (FYE)3FA/SP
ENGL 101English Composition I3FA/SP
ITECH 100Computer Applications I3FA/SP
POLSC 225Treaty Law and Tribal Sovereignty3Interm.
PSY 100General Psychology3Fall
PSY 220Abnormal Psychology3PSY 100Spring
SOC 101Introduction to Sociology3FA/SP
SPCH 100Speech and Communications3ENGL 101FA/SP
Law Enforcement Program Requirements: 30 creditsCr.Pre-ReqTermCK
LE 100Physical Conditioning3Spring
LE 104Minnesota Statutes & Traffic Law3Fall
LE 105Introduction to Criminal Justice3Fall
LE 122Constitutional Law and Civil Liability3LE 104Spring
LE 150Report Writing3LE 104Spring
LE 209Community Policing Tribal Lands3LE 122Spring
LE 210Juvenile Delinquency and Justice3LE 105Fall
LE 221Evidence, Procedure, and Criminal Investigations3LE 122Spring
LE 223Controlled Substances: Identification and Investigation3POLSC 225 or IPSpring
LE 280Police Ethics3LE 209Fall
Non-Course Requirement
EMS-First Responder□ Met □ Not Met
POST Skills Training (Hibbing Community College) Required to qualify for MN Peace Officers Exam. 12 credits
Total=61 Credits

Please note that some of the pre-req’s may be completed based on competency.