Public Safety Administration, AAS

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Program Introduction

The Public Safety Administration–A55480 curriculum is designed to provide students, as well as practitioners, with knowledge and skills in the technical, managerial, and administrative areas necessary for entrance or advancement within various public safety and government organizations.

Course work in diverse subject areas includes public safety administration and education, interagency operations, crisis leadership, government, and agency financial management, professional standards, incident management, administrative law, and supervision while providing a streamlined pathway that recognizes the value of previously earned skillsets and credentials within the public safety sector.

Correction Services
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SAMPLE COURSES

  • ACA 122- College Transfer Success
    This course provides information and strategies necessary to develop clear academic and professional goals beyond the community college experience.
  • EPT 124 – EM Services Law & Ethics
    This course covers federal and state laws that affect emergency service personnel in the event of a natural disaster or terrorist incident.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • CJC 112 – Criminology
    This course introduces deviant behavior as it relates to criminal activity.
  • PAD 151 – Intro to Public Admin
    This course includes an overview of the role of the public administrator in government and an examination of the development and implementation of public policy.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • CJC 240 – Law Enfor Mgt. & Supervis
    This course provides a study of the best-known methods and practices of police leadership and management.
  • PAD 252 – Public Policy Analysis
    This course is a study of methods and techniques used to determine the effectiveness of public programs.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • EPT 150 – Incident Management
    This course introduces the National Incident Management Systems (NIMS).
  • PAD 254 – Grant Writing
    This course covers the basic techniques of successful grant writing.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • EPT 130 – Mitigation & Preparedness
    This course introduces the mitigation and preparation techniques and methods necessary to minimize the impact of natural, technological, and man-made disasters.
  • EPT 210 – Response & Recovery
    This course introduces the basic concepts, operational procedures, and authorities involved in response and recovery efforts to major disasters.

Emergency & Fire Management
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SAMPLE COURSES

  • ACA 122- College Transfer Success
    This course provides information and strategies necessary to develop clear academic and professional goals beyond the community college experience.
  • EPT 124 – EM Services Law & Ethics
    This course covers federal and state laws that affect emergency service personnel in the event of a natural disaster or terrorist incident.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • MAT 143 – Quantitative Literacy
    This course is designed to engage students in complex and realistic situations involving the mathematical phenomena of quantity, change and relationship, and uncertainty through the project and activity-based assessment.
  • PAD 151 – Intro to Public Admin
    This course includes an overview of the role of the public administrator in government and an examination of the development and implementation of public policy.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • EMS 235 – EMS Management
    This course stresses the principles of managing a modern emergency medical service system.
  • PAD 252 – Public Policy Analysis
    This course is a study of methods and techniques used to determine the effectiveness of public programs.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • EPT 150 – Incident Management
    This course introduces the National Incident Management Systems (NIMS).
  • PAD 254 – Grant Writing
    This course covers the basic techniques of successful grant writing.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • EPT 130 – Mitigation & Preparedness
    This course introduces the mitigation and preparation techniques and methods necessary to minimize the impact of natural, technological, and man-made disasters.
  • EPT 210 – Response & Recovery
    This course introduces the basic concepts, operational procedures, and authorities involved in response and recovery efforts to major disasters.

Law Enforcement Services
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SAMPLE COURSES

  • ACA 122- College Transfer Success
    This course provides information and strategies necessary to develop clear academic and professional goals beyond the community college experience.
  • CJC 110 – Basic Law Enforcement BLET
    This course covers the basic skills and knowledge needed for entry-level employment as a law enforcement officer in North Carolina.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • MAT 143 – Quantitative Literacy
    This course is designed to engage students in complex and realistic situations involving the mathematical phenomena of quantity, change and relationship, and uncertainty through the project and activity-based assessment.
  • PAD 151 – Intro to Public Admin
    This course includes an overview of the role of the public administrator in government and an examination of the development and implementation of public policy.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • FIP 228 – Local Govt Finance
    This course introduces local governmental financial principles and practices.
  • PAD 252 – Public Policy Analysis
    This course is a study of methods and techniques used to determine the effectiveness of public programs.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • EPT 124 – EM Services Law & Ethics
    This course covers federal and state laws that affect emergency service personnel in the event of a natural disaster or terrorist incident.
  • PAD 254 – Grant Writing
    This course covers the basic techniques of successful grant writing.

SAMPLE COURSES

  • EPT 130 – Mitigation & Preparedness
    This course introduces the mitigation and preparation techniques and methods necessary to minimize the impact of natural, technological, and man-made disasters.
  • EPT 210 – Response & Recovery
    This course introduces the basic concepts, operational procedures, and authorities involved in response and recovery efforts to major disasters.

Paying for College

What is financial aid? Financial aid is money that is given or borrowed to help pay for college. It can come from federal, state, local, school and private entities. North Carolina and the federal government award millions of dollars each year to help students pay for college. Don’t forget Scholarships! Scholarships are gifts. They don’t need to be repaid. There are thousands of them, offered by schools, employers, individuals, private companies, nonprofits, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations.

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Who to Contact

For more information:
Dr. Justin Tilghman
Dean of Workforce Development and Public Safety

Bullock (Building 001), Room 154
Phone: (252) 527-6223, ext. 730
Fax: (252) 233-6880
Email: jgtilghman38@lenoircc.edu

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