Course Description

Credit Validation Only

Eligibility: Graduates of California POST’s Command College from Class 45 and later are eligible for credit validation.

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Learner Outcomes

  • Promote ethical and effective leadership for law enforcement and public safety organizations by nurturing a series of leadership skills that represent the most current best practices for encouraging integrity and creating a culture of ethical awareness within law enforcement institutions
  • Develop law enforcement and public safety knowledge and skills for the 21st Century by cultivating the analytical skills, critical thinking strategies, communication abilities, legal awareness, and financial and budgetary competencies essential for effective management in law enforcement and criminal justice
  • Engage in law enforcement and public safety institutional assessment and change by learning and practicing the research methodologies and statistical tools for ethical, efficient and effective institutional assessment that will shape and refine our criminal justice system
  • Gain critical understanding of modern criminology and criminal justice issues including street gangs, white-collar crime, transnational drug trafficking organizations, recidivism, and law enforcement ethics to crime mapping technology

Course Details

Number of Units: 12.0 graduate-level extension credit(s) in semester hours


Successful completion of California POST Command College.

Applies Towards the Following Certificate(s), Professional Programs and Series


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Available for Extension Credit
12 units
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Refund Policy: All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

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