2020-2021 College Catalog 
    Jan 25, 2021  
2020-2021 College Catalog

CJI Law Enforcement Administration, TC

Updated 6/7/2017

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.

General Education Core - 12 Credit Hours

CJI Courses - 15 Credit Hours

Law Enforcement Administration Certificate of Proficiency 10 credits

Advanced Law Enforcement Special Topics
(Number of contact hours noted in parentheses; only 75 total contact hours needed.)

  • Field Training for the 21st Century (40)
  • Narcotics Officer Certificate Program or Crime Scene Technician Certificate Program (45)
  • Crime Scene Technician Certificate Program (45)
  • Instructor Development (40)
  • Crisis Negotiations (40)
  • Advanced Narcotics Investigation (35)
  • Drug Recognition Expert (DRE) (35)
  • Standardized Field Sobriety Testing (SFST) (24)
  • SFST or DRE Instructor Development (40)
  • Patrol Response to Active Shooter Incidents (6 or 14)
  • Computer Crime (21) or Cyber Crimes (24 or 28)
  • Uncommon Leadership (7)

   Advanced Law Enforcement Electives
   (30 maximum):

  • Active Shooter/Rapid Response Training (14)
  • Advanced Criminal Interdiction and Trapped Vehicle School (7)
  • Crimes Against the Elderly (7)
  • Homicide Investigations (16)
  • Rural Executive Management Institute (32)
  • SRO I - (Basic) (40)
  • SRO II - (Intermediate ) (40)
  • Stalking (7)

   Advanced Computer Electives
   (6 maximum:)

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel (7 or 14)
  • Advanced Microsoft Word (7)
  • Microsoft Access (14) 


5 credits

27 Total Credit Hours

See your NPC advisor for degree and graduation information

*Course is part of the Arkansas general education core requirements.
**Guaranteed for transfer as part of the Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) but not a general education core course.