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Jennifer Johnson

"Lake Superior State University really did give me a great education. LSSU competes not only in the Midwest but Nationally as well."

Jennifer Johnson '08
LSSU Fisheries & Wildlife Mgmt graduate

Currently enrolled in the graduate program at the University of Georgia


Admissions

Dearborn University Consortium Center

BS Degree in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement Emphasis

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Career Opportunities

  • Police Officer for a local, state or federal agency who is responsible for the safety of the community; investigates crimes and provides related services.
  • Probation/Parole Officer, who manages caseloads of offenders; assures that requirements of probation are followed; and helps clients make the transition back to society.
  • Corrections Officer, who works in secure correctional facilities; performs custodial services; acts as a residential unit manager; and assists prisoners in their transition back to society.
  • Loss Control Officer, who provides many of the same services as a police officer only in the private sector; maintains perimeter security in industrial settings; manages loss control programs; and performs private investigative work.

Degree Program

Courses taken at Henry Ford Community College
CRJ 131 Introduction to Law Enforcement & Criminal Justice 3
CRJ 132 Police Administration Staff & Line Operations  3
CRJ 134 Criminal Investigation  3
CRJ 136 Corrections I—Introduction to Corrections 3
CRJ 251 Criminal Law 4
CRJ 252 Criminal Procedure  4
CRJ 285 Topics in Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement 3
CRJ 291 Criminal Justice Internship 3
PSY 131 Introductory Psychology  3
SPC 131 Fundamentals of Speaking or SPC 145 Interpersonal Communication 3
POLS 131 Introduction to American Government  3
POLS 135 American Legal Systems and Processes 3
PSY 251 Abnormal Psychology 3
SOC 251 Ethnic & Racial Diversity in Societies 3
 
MACRAO Certification
English Requirements  6
Humanities requirements  5
Science/mathematics requirements 8
Free Electives 28
 
Courses taken at Lake Superior State University
CJUS 321 Ethical Issues in Public Safety  3
CJUS 345 Statistics and Design for Public Safety  4
CJUS 401 Senior Seminar  3
CJUS 300/400 Electives 9
SOCY 214 Criminology  3
Free Electives 10

Fisheries and Wildlife Mgmt...

Thaddeus Lewandowski

Thaddeus Lewandowski
Fisheries and Wildlife

"The opportunity at LSSU to do research is amazing. This past summer I motored through coves and islands with Prof. Garvon surveying water birds for the affects of pollution. I spent the other part of my summer on the shore of Lake Superior monitoring nests of the endangered Piping Plover."

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