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Law Enforcement Training

Philadelphia Police Academy

Students who have successfully completed training at the Philadelphia Police Academy can earn up to 57 credits that apply to the following courses in Peirce College’s Criminal Justice program.

Peirce CourseCredits
CJS 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice3
CJS 104 Criminal Court System3
CJS 204 Criminal Law3
CJS 207 Ethics in Criminal Justice3
CJS 210 Law Enforcement and Police in Society3
CJS 224 Juvenile Justice3
CJS 310 Victims and Victimization3
CJS 411 Report Writing for CJS Majors3
10 electives30
Captains Only:  CJS 317 Criminal Investigation3

Philadelphia Division of Prisons

Students who successfully completed Philadelphia Division of Prisons training can earn up to 27 credits that apply to the following courses in Peirce College’s Criminal Justice program.

Peirce CourseCredits
Peirce Course CJS 213 The Correctional System3
Eight CJS electives 24

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