2021-2022 College Catalog 
    May 20, 2024  
2021-2022 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Public Safety Administration, AAS

Program Code: A55480

The Public Safety Administration 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.

Employment opportunities exist with fire or police departments, emergency management organizations, governmental agencies, industrial firms, correctional facilities, private industries, insurance organizations, educational organizations, security and protective organizations, and through self-employment opportunities.

Public Safety Administration, AAS Correction Services Semester-By-Semester Plan  

Public Safety Administration, AAS Emergency and Fire Management Services Semester-By-Semester Plan  

Public Safety Administration, AAS Law Enforcement Services Semester-By-Semester Plan  

General Education Hours: 15 Hours

Major Hours: 49-50 Hours

Tracks: 8-20 Hours

Select ONE Track from the following:

Correction Services Track: 8 Hours

Emergency and Fire Management Services Track: 12 Hours

Law Enforcement Services Track: 20 Hours

Other Major Hours: 8-20 Hours

Required Courses: 2 Hours

Select Elective Hours by Track

  • Correction Services track, select 18 hours:
  • Emergency and Fire Management Services track, select 15 hours:
  • Law Enforcement Services track, select 6 hours:

Total Public Safety Administration, AAS: 64-65 Hours

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