Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement
Associate in Applied Science (AAS),
Certificate of Proficiency (CP)
Offered through Human Services
@ Florissant Valley | Forest Park | Meramec | South County Education Center | Online
Students who enroll in this program will be prepared for entry-level employment in the criminal justice system. The program includes general education courses as well as concentrated coursework in law enforcement.
The recommended academic plan blends general education requirements with options for areas of concentration to ensure students get the most out of their certificate or degree.
Additional information about these programs is available in our online catalog
More than one million students have attended STLCC. It’s the largest institute of higher education in the region and the second largest in Missouri.
STLCC draws its faculty members from professional ranks, including judges, lawyers, police officers, detectives and federal agents. Students will learn from working professionals who take them far beyond the textbook and share insight into real cases.
STLCC gives you flexible options to fit your schedule. In addition to our online course schedule, evening classes are available on a rotating basis, and we also feature eight-week hybrid courses.
STLCC covers hands-on job skills that others don’t teach. Students will gain a working knowledge of criminal law and procedures, constitutional law and rules of evidence and criminal investigations
The gainful employment regulation requires nondegree programs at community colleges to meet minimum thresholds with respect to the debt-to-income rates of their graduates. You can view the information for this program here as reported to the Department of Education.
Cost of Attendance
For more information on cost of attendance visit MoSCORES.
Program Career and Salary Information
Pursuant to Missouri HB 1606 (2018), information regarding the number of credit hours, program length, employment rate, wage data, and graduates employed in careers related to their program of study at St. Louis Community College can be found at https://scorecard.mo.gov/scorecard/. Search using School / Program “St. Louis Community College” and choose the degree or credential type of interest.
The following limitations to the data apply - Information provided is based on the most recent cohorts available. Typically, most recent cohorts for wage and completion data are six years prior to the current academic year. Time to complete a program of study varies depending on the number of credit hours students earn per semester.