Criminal Justice & Security Certificate

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Community college certification

Method of Delivery

Hybrid or blended

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Criminal Justice/Police Science. 430107


A. Course Objective: Criminal Justice & Security Certificate
Description: This Criminal Justice and Security certificate program is designed for those individuals interested in training in the criminal justice field, particularly as it relates to security and international crime.
Competencies to be achieved: Upon successful completion of the Criminal Justice and Security Certificate program,
the learner will be able to:
1. Explain the historical development of American criminal law from its English common law roots to the present. (AJS 101)
2. Analyze criminal conduct in the context of historical, social, political and legal developments. (AJS 101)
3. Analyze the intersection of law, morality, and ethics in our modern society. (AJS 123)
4. Discuss global business security issues and transnational events which have global repercussions. (AJS 250)
5. Analyze Homeland Security and homeland defense policies and strategies, with a focus on immigration and border security. (AJS 252)
6. Describe unique criminal justice challenges posed by international criminal activity and organizations. (AJS 254)
7. Discuss the history and causes of terrorism. (AJS 256)
8. Analyze the unique challenges to protection of information and computer security posed by cyberspace. (AJS 258)
B. Total Cost of Program (include all costs to student including testing, licensure):
Tuition $ 1,911.00
Supplies$ 0
Total Cost$2,311.00
C. Provide a list of all books required for the program (even if cost of books is included in tuition):
• Intro to Criminal Justice 3.0 access
• Intro to Criminal Justice 3.0 access different charge for each class
• Intro to Criminal Justice 3.0 access
• Criminal Law 3.0 Courseconne CT
D. Provide a list of all supplies required for the program (even if costs are included in tuition):
• No additional required supplies
E. WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification:
Name: Sheila Jarrell
Phone number: (928) 776-2107
F. Direct Website link to the program:
G. Additional information:
• Background check requirements for licensing and background restrictions for working in the occupation:
• Other requirements needed: No
H. Refund Policy (provide a summary if Refund policy is not listed on school website): Check YC Calendar for current semester dates and policy for refunds
I. Credentials: (The following questions must be answered along with a supporting explanation for each)
• Industry Recognized: (Developed and offered by, or endorsed by a nationally-recognized industry association or organization representing a sizeable portion of the industry sector)
Yes or No: No
Nationally Recognized Industry Association or Organization:
• Stackable: (Part of a sequence of credentials)
Yes or No: No
Career Pathway: Police and Security Officers
• Portable: (Recognized in other geographical areas; by other educational institutions; or by other industries/companies)
Yes or No (Explain): Yes, remains with student upon graduation and in each state.
• Accredited Curriculum:
(This is referring to the course being accredited,
not the test or school)
Yes or No: Yes
Accrediting Agency and link to website:
J. Credential Attainment Rate:
Percentage of students in the last 24 months who obtained a postsecondary credential, or secondary school diploma or its recognized equivalent, during participation or within one year after exit from the training program. New Training Program


Program Length (Weeks)




Entrance Requirements



Yavapai College

WIOA Approved Program


Curriculum Competency Based


Training Location(s)

Prescott & Verde Campus's

Local WIB

12 - Yavapai County Less

Name of Credential

Criminal Justice & Security Certificate

Type of financial aid offered or have access to


Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?

Yes -

Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


In-State/District Tuition


Total In-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

11-3013.01Security Managers
$13.70 per hour

Provider Status



1100 E Sheldon, Prescott, Arizona 86301

Phone Number

(928) 776-2170

Web Address

Last Updated

Jan 25, 2022


Nov 05, 2019