Academic Catalog

Police Studies, Associate of Arts (A.A.)

EKU Campus

Program Requirements

CIP Code: 43.0107

Summary Checklist for General Education

Element 1
A: Written Communication3
B: Written Communication3
C: Oral Communication3
Element 2
Quantitative Reasoning3
Element 3
A: Arts3
B: Humanities3
Element 4
Natural Sciences6
Element 5
A: Historical Science3
B: Social Behavioral Science3
Element 6
Diversity of Perspectives Experiences6
Total Hours36

Students are expected to complete Elements 1 and 2 within their first 60 hours of college credit.


University Graduation Requirements
General Education36
Foreign language (200 level or above) or American Sign Language (ASL), selected in consultation with major advisor, is encouraged as a selection to fulfill General Education Element 6.
Student Success Seminar
JSO 100Student Success Seminar (waived for transfers with 30+ hrs.)1
Major Requirements
Core Courses
CRJ 101Introduction to Criminal Justice3
PLS 103Police, Order Maintenance and Crime3
PLS 326Ethical Decisions and Police3
PLS 414Social Forces and Policing Society3
PLS 415Contemporary Police Strategies3
PLS Electives
Choose from 12 hours of PLS, CRJ or COR electives12
Total Hours64