Law Enforcement Minor

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Program Requirements


All students, including transfer students, must complete a minimum of 9 credits in Law Enforcement at Minnesota State Mankato to receive a minor in the Law Enforcement Program.

Examines the making of criminal law, the evolution of policing, the adjudication of persons accused of criminal law violations, and the punishment of adult offenders.

Prerequisites: none

Goal Areas: GE-5, GE-9

Diverse Cultures: Purple

The history, development, and application of criminal laws and criminal procedures in the criminal justice system.

Prerequisites: none

Become informed enough to play your part in governing the United States. Start by learning about the Constitution, our rights and freedoms, how the national government works and the opportunities and challenges of citizen influence. Political Science methods, and the challenges of citizenship are emphasized.

Prerequisites: none

Goal Areas: GE-05, GE-09


Restricted Electives - Choose 9 Credit(s). Choose 9 credits

Prerequisites: none

Prerequisites: none