About the CCPS Law Enforcement Major

Major Total Credit Hours 48
General Education 47
Electives 29
Total Credit Hours 124 (minimum)

Drury University’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Law Enforcement with a Leadership Concentration is designed to prepare new and veteran law enforcement personnel with theoretical and practical knowledge of current investigative and procedural techniques, in addition to developing effective communication and leadership skills.

This degree prepares graduates for a successful rewarding career in local, state, and federal justice systems. Our degree program is specifically designed for the working professional. The B.S. in Law Enforcement can be completed through a combination of evening, online, and blended courses.


Program Requirements

Credit Hours

Prerequisites

Survey
Course
3 hrs

None


Lower-
Division
Courses

3 hrs
3 hrs

None

3 hrs

PSYC 101, SOCI 101 or CRIM 102 and a college- level math course

3 hrs None

Upper-
Division
Courses
3 hrs None
3 hrs
3 hrs None
3 hrs
3 hrs None
3 hrs
3 hrs

Leadership
Concentration

3 hrs None

Leadership 
Concentration
(Choose 3)

9 hrs None
None
None
None
None

TOTAL MAJOR CREDIT HOURS

48 hrs


Students should complete all 100-and 200-level requirements before accumulating 60 credit hours (junior status).