Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security Career Cluster

Total Credit Hours: 60 to 64

Courses

GENERAL COURSES

TITLES

Credit Hours

ENGL 110

COMPOSITION I

3

ENGL 111

COMPOSITION II

3

COMM 110

INTRODUCTION TO COMMUNICATION: PRESENTATION AND THEORY

3

ECON 110

PRINCIPLES OF MACROECONOMICS

3

HIST 112

MODERN WORLD CIVILIZATIONS

4

POLSC 115

AMERICAN NATIONAL GOVERNMENT

3

MATHEMATICS *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

LIFE SCIENCE **

*see below for recommendations

3 to 4

PHYSICAL SCIENCE *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

4

HIST 202

AMERICAN HISTORY SINCE 1877

3

PHIL 111

LOGIC

3

FINE ARTS *

*see Associate in Arts Degree Options

3

RECOMMENDED COURSES

titles

credit hours

ACCTG 120

FINANCIAL ACCOUNTING

4

HIST 201

AMERICAN HISTORY TO 1877

3

POLSC 119

STATE AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT

3

POLSC 122

INTRODUCTION TO INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

3

POLSC 124

COMPARATIVE POLITICAL SYSTEMS

3

ELECTIVE COURSES

titles

credit hours

APPROVED ELECTIVES ***

6

* See specific requirements for Associate in Arts Degree.
** Recommended Life Science: BIOL 111 or 140.
*** Approved electives: POLSC 120; HIST 111, 219; ECON 111; GEOG 114; Foreign Language; PHIL 110, 115; PSY 110; SOC 110, 114, 210; COMM 112.

Recommended Course Sequence

semester

courses

1st Semester

ENGL 110; COMM 110; POLSC 115; HIST 201; Physical Science

2nd Semester

ENGL 111; ECON 110; POLSC 122 or POLSC 124; HIST 202; Life Science

3rd Semester

ACCTG 120; POLSC 119; Mathematics; Fine Arts; Elective

4th Semester

PHIL 111; POLSC 122 or POLSC 124; HIST 112; Elective

Department Contact Information

Business, Legal, and Information Systems
East Peoria Campus, Technology Center, Room 205
(309) 694-5558