Criminal Justice 720 Embedded Academy

Born to be brave

This program incorporates the Wisconsin Department of Justice Recruit Academy portion of LTC’s Criminal Justice Associate Degree. This offers those individuals that have already completed 24 credits the necessary college coursework to complete a Department of Justice Recruit Academy at Lakeshore Technical College.

Accreditation

Wisconsin Dept. of Justice, Training and Standards Bureau

*Lakeshore Technical College’s Criminal Justice-Law Enforcement program prepares students to obtain the required licensure to be employed/practice in the state of Wisconsin. The College does not guarantee its curriculum matches the requirements for preparation, examination, or licensure for other states.

Career Area
Public Safety
Type
Technical Diploma
Program Number
31-504-7
Availability
In-Person
  • Technical Diploma
  • 3 Terms 
  • Starts Spring Term
  • 36 Credits
  • Financial Aid Eligible

 

*Note: Only accepting applications for Spring 2023 and beyond.

Career Outlook

Criminal Justice 720 Embedded Academy

Median Income: $28,197.00*
 

POTENTIAL JOB TITLES

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Maintain order among students on a school bus. Duties include helping students safely board and exit and communicating behavioral problems. May perform pretrip and posttrip inspections and prepare for and assist in emergency evacuations.

 

Protective service workers

 

Guard, patrol, or monitor premises to prevent theft, violence, or infractions of rules. May operate x-ray and metal detector equipment.

 

Conduct screening of passengers, baggage, or cargo to ensure compliance with Transportation Security Administration (TSA) regulations. May operate basic security equipment such as x-ray machines and hand wands at screening checkpoints.

 

Disclosure:

*Lightcast/EMSI data is a hybrid dataset derived from official government sources such as the US Census Bureau, Bureau of Economic Analysis, and Bureau of Labor Statistics. This salary data is from LTC District, unless noted otherwise (i.e. Wind programs use State of WI.)

ADMISSION AND FIRST SEMESTER ENROLLMENT STEPS

Work with Admissions Advisor to:

  • Submit Application
  • Complete the Background Information Disclosure form.
  • Complete the Student Success Questionnaire.
  • Complete Technical Standards form.
  • Complete Proof of Citizenship form.
  • Complete Firearms User Background Disclosure form.
  • Schedule your First Time Program Counseling/Registration Session with your assigned program counselor to plan your first semester schedule, review your entire plan of study and discuss the results of the Student Success Questionnaire.

*Submit transcripts and test scores (optional, highly recommended): College transcripts, along with high school transcripts and test scores from within the last five years, used for course registration. Official transcripts needed for transferring college credit(s) and for financial aid purposes.

FUTURE SEMESTER ENROLLMENT STEPS

Work with your Program Counselor to:

Approximate Costs

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Due to the rigorous and highly supervised nature of this hands-on training, Criminal Justice courses are offered during the day, Monday through Friday. Daytime availability is necessary to completing your LTC Criminal Justice program

Instructor Bios Globe

Jeremiah Pritzl

Teaching students how to be Police Officers is the only job I've ever liked more than being a Police Officer. The excitement and energy they bring to class is contagious.  

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