2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    Jan 30, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

Law Enforcement, Lake Campus (GPS)

This plan outlines a two-year path to graduation. You are expected to satisfy all “success marker” courses, grades, and GPAs as specified. For part-time students and students needing to complete background material, this schedule represents the order in which courses should be taken. This suggested plan to two-year graduation does not replace regular advising appointments. Some course offerings may change.

Total: 16 Credit Hours

Term Two

Total: 15 Credit Hours

Term Three

Total: 14 Credit Hours

Total: 15 Credit Hours

Program Description

The Associate of Technical Study: Law Enforcement Option prepares students for employment in law enforcement, private security, corrections, juvenile facilities, and public safety settings. Police officers and security professionals provide protection of the general public. As a police officer gains experiences and education, here are opportunities for advancement including employment at the federal level such as the secret service, the border patrol, and Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms. Police officers can achieve advancement in their job as detectives, crime scene analysts, and departmental managers.

Law enforcement officers are expected to assist the investigation of crimes and traffic accidents and assist the public when they are in need of assistance. Other types of law enforcement professionals have more particular enforcement responsibilities.

Career Opportunities

For career information, please visit Wright State University Career Services:


Additional Comments

Wright State University Lake Campus
7600 Lake Campus Drive
Celina, Ohio 45822

(800) 237-1477

email: discoverlakecampus@wright.edu

Advising is a KEY component of this degree. Prerequisites may need to be completed prior to enrolling in the selected technical courses. The Associate of Technical Study Degree requires a minimum of 60 credit hours; graduation requirements are the same as for other A.A.S. and A.A.B. degrees.