Students enrolled in this program of study would obtain up to thirty-six (36) degree hours by completing basic law enforcement training at an ACLEST accredited academy and attending advanced courses presented by the Criminal Justice Institute of the University of Arkansas.

Associate of Applied Science in Law Enforcement Administration Degree Checklist


Course Requirements     ACTS Index Number* Credit Hours 
Criminal Justice Institute 36 
Law Enforcement Administration Certificate of Proficiency  
Law Enforcement Administration Technical Certificate  
School of Law Enforcement Supervision  
Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement  
Integrity in Law Enforcement  
General Education Courses 12 
ENGL  1013  Composition I (or) ENGL 1013  
ENGL  1023  Composition II (or) ENGL 1023  
ENGL 2253 Technical Writing
MATH  1053  College Algebra (or) MATH 1103  
MATH 1153 Quantitative Literacy MATH 1113
MATH  1063  AAS Math for Business   
Additional General Education Courses 18 
BUSS  1203  Introduction to Business  BUS 1013  
CISS 1013 Introduction to Computers
CRJU  1203  Introduction to Criminal Justice  CRJU 1023  
GEOG 2203 Introduction to Geography
HIST 1113 World Civilizations I (or)
HIST 1123 World Civilizations II
PLSC 2103 American Government
PSYC  2303  General Psychology  PSYC 1103  
PSYC 2313 Developmental Psychology
SOCI  2413  Sociology  SOCI 1013  
SPCH 1313 Principles of Speech
Total   63-66 



The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and the equitable treatment in the application of credits for the admissions and degree requirements. Course transferability is not guaranteed for courses listed in ACTS as “No Comparable Course.”  Additionally, courses with a “D” frequently do not transfer and institutional policies may vary. ACTS may be accessed on the Internet by going to the ADHE website and selecting Course Transfer ( Courses not having an ACTS number may also transfer. Please consult the receiving institution for complete transfer information.