Criminal Justice - Police Academy (CRJ.OPA.CA)

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Certificate of Achievement

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Auburn Hills Campus

The Police Academy Certificate is restricted to Police Academy graduates.

The Oakland Police Academy meets all requirements for Michigan Commission on Law Enforcement Standards (MCOLES). Successful completion of the Academy qualifies cadets to take the MCOLES Michigan Police Officer licensing exam.

MCOLES required knowledge and skill tests include, but are not limited to: Criminal Law and Procedures, Firearms, Emergency Vehicle Operations, First Aid, Physical Fitness Exit Exam, and Defensive Tactics.

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CRJ 1010Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CRJ 1120Criminal Law and Administration of Justice3
CRJ 2120Highway and Traffic Control3
CRJ 2403Field Project3
PER 2610Physical Fitness/Defense Tactics3
Total Credit Hours15

Completion of the Oakland Police Academy satisfies above requirements.

A minimum cumulative 2.00 grade point average (GPA) overall is required for graduation.