Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Associate of Applied Science in Crime Scene Investigation

Student enrolled in this program of study would obtain thirty-five (35) to thirty-eight (38) hours by completing basic law enforcement training at an ACLEST accredited academy and attending advanced law enforcement courses presented by the Criminal Justice Institute of the University of Arkansas.

Associate of Applied Science in Crime Scene Investigation Degree Checklist


Course Requirements     ACTS Index Number* Credit Hours 
Criminal Justice Institute    35 
Advanced Crime Scene Technician Certificate  
Crime Scene Investigation Certificate of Proficiency  
Crime Scene Investigation Technical Certificate  
Special Topics  
Survival Spanish for Law Enforcement  
General Education Courses 18 
CISS  1013  Introduction to Computers  CPSI 1003  
ENGL  1013  Composition I  ENGL 1013  
ENGL  1023  Composition II  ENGL 1023  
MATH  1053  College Algebra  MATH 1103  
PLSC  2103  American Government  PLSC 2003  
SPCH  1313  Principles of Speech  SPCH 1003  
General Education Electives 9* 
*3 hours must be a Sociology class.  
PSYC  2303  General Psychology  PSYC 1103  
SOCI  2413  Sociology  SOCI 1013  
SOCI  2013  Cultural Anthropology   
SPAN  1203  Spanish I  SPAN 1013   
Total      62 



The Arkansas Course Transfer System (ACTS) contains information about the transferability of courses within Arkansas public colleges and universities. Students are guaranteed the transfer of applicable credits and the equitable treatment in the application of credits for the admissions and degree requirements. Course transferability is not guaranteed for courses listed in ACTS as “No Comparable Course.”  Additionally, courses with a “D” frequently do not transfer and institutional policies may vary. ACTS may be accessed on the Internet by going to the ADHE website and selecting Course Transfer (http://adhe.edu). Courses not having an ACTS number may also transfer. Please consult the receiving institution for complete transfer information.