Emergency Services - Police Services Option, A.A.S.
The Police Services Option under Emergency Services leads to an AAS Degree. Students will receive Act 120 Certification off campus as well as criminology courses at the college.
Students/Graduates will be employable as police patrol officers; security guards; detectives and investigators; correction officers and jailers; and criminal investigators.
The student/graduate will be able to:
- Identify the principles of criminal procedures with a particular emphasis on federal constitutional limitations.
- Classify crime terminology aligned to the Pennsylvania Crimes Code.
- Apply crime and justice system methodology by using appropriate field-related terminology.
Learn about crime and apply what you’ve learned as you obtain ACT 120* certification and become employable at the city, township or municipality level.
*ACT 120 is offered at Certified Schools.View the required courses and curriculum semester-by-semester for Emergency Services - Police Services Option, A.A.S.