NVCC 1997-1998 Catalog
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Associate in Applied Science Degree AL, AN, WO

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Purpose: The curriculum in Security Administration is designed to prepare students to enter any of the varied fields of security administration and to improve the competencies of in-service personnel. The occupational objectives include: security administrator, director & manager, loss prevention director, classification manager, personnel clearance administrator.

Recommended Preparation: Students are advised that many employees in private industry and criminal justice agencies require excellent moral character and a written record of conduct prior to consideration for employment.

First Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   ADJ150Intro. to Sec. Administration3
   ADJ159Physical Security3
   BUS100Introduction to Business3
   ENG111College Composition I3
PED116Lifetime Fitness & Wellness1
___Social Science Elective3
   ADJ215Report Writing 3
   ADJ258Substance Abuse in Security or 
   ADJ 228 Narcotics & Dangerous Drugs 3
MTHElective 3
___Social Science Elective 3
   SPD110Intro. to Speech Communication 3

Total Credits/Semester1716

Second Year1st Semester2nd Semester

   ADJ211Crim. Law, Evid. & Proc. I3
   ADJ236Prin. of Criminal Invest.3
IST100Intro. to Information Systems3
   ___General Elective3
   ADJ212Crim. Law, Evid. & Proc. II 3
   ADJ237Adv. Criminal Invest. 3
   ADJ255Security Management or 
   ADJ 256 Information Security 3
   ADJElective 3
   ADJ/FIR 3

Total Credits/Semester1715

Total credits for the A.A.S. Degree in Security Administration = 65.

1 The PED requirement may be met by one of the following options: PED 116, 2 cr.; PED 220, 2 cr.; PED 116, 1 cr. plus a PED activities course, 1 cr.; or PED 116, 1 cr. plus RPK 205, 207, 208, 216, or 225. PED 116 is offered as both a 1-credit and a 2-credit course.

2 Social science courses may be selected from the following: economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, or sociology (includes anthropology). 3 Math elective approved by faculty advisor.

4 Or IST elective approved by faculty advisor.

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