Bachelor's Degree in Police Studies Curriculum

Please review the admissions requirements before applying for this or any program. If you have questions about the program or are planning to register for classes, please speak to the program advisor.

 

For a full list of course descriptions please see section 6 of the university graduate catalog.

 

Core Courses 24

CRJ 101

Introduction to  Criminal Justice

3

CRJ 331

Perspectives on Crime and Delinquency

3

CRJ 388

Criminal Justice Research

3

CRJ 400

Applied Criminal Justice Analysis

3

PLS 103

Police, Order, Maintenance and Crime

3

PLS 326

Ethical Decisions and Police

3

PLS 414

Social Forces and Policing Society

3

PLS 415

Contemporary Police Strategies

3

Police Studies Electives 24

Together with your advisor, select from police studies, criminal justice or corrections electives. At least 12 hours must be from upper-division courses.

 

Supporting Course Requirements 6-9

Together with your advisor, select up to three of the following:                

 

HLS 210

Cyber and Physical Security

3

EMC 110

Introduction to Emergency Medical Care

3

FOR 301

Introduction to Forensic Science

3

FSE 250

Introduction to Fire Arson and Explosion Investigations

3

TRS 332

Traffic Crash Causation and Investigation

3

Free Electives 26-29
EKU General Education Requirements 37
Total Hours 120