2019-2020 College Catalog 
    Sep 25, 2022  
2019-2020 College Catalog [Consult with Your Academic Advisor for Your Catalog Year]

CJI Crime Scene Investigation, CP

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The University of Arkansas System’s Criminal Justice Institute (CJI) provides education and advanced training in progressive areas of law enforcement to sworn law enforcement officers and individuals employed full-time by a law enforcement agency in a crime scene capacity. To successfully complete a program, students will be required to complete basic law enforcement training at an ACLEST accredited academy, take special courses through the Criminal Justice Institute, and general education courses through National Park College (NPC). NPC offers tuition waivers for certified law enforcement officers within Garland County.

CJI Courses - 15 Credit Hours

Crime Scene Technician Certificate Program (135 contact hours) 9 credits
**Law Enforcement Certification  (These hours are earned through completion of the Arkansas Law Enforcement Training Academy or its equivalent based upon approval of the Arkansas Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and Training.) 6 credits

**A non-commissioned law enforcement employee currently serving as a Civilian Crime Scene Specialist will be required to complete six credit hours of Criminal Justice from the educational institution to fulfill this requirement.

18 Minimum Credit Hours Total

See your NPC Academic or Faculty Advisor for degree and graduation information

*Course is part of the Arkansas general education core requirements.

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