Oct 01, 2023  
2019-2020 SLCC General Catalog 

Homeland Security Emergency Management AAS: Full-time

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Plan of Study 2019-2020

The following is a plan of requirements to complete this Associate of Applied Science degree in 2 years. Each student’s experience will vary slightly, as this plan does not include transfer work, Advanced Placement (AP), or other institutions’ concurrent enrollment credits. Math and English placement will be based on the student’s appropriate placement scores. If developmental courses are required, they should be taken in the student’s first semester.

NOTE: This plan assumes the student is prepared to take the courses listed. If prerequisites are required, additional semesters may be required to complete this degree.

Meet with the Academic Program Advisor and consult DegreeWorks for specific degree requirements.

First Year

 Fall Semester (18 credits)   Spring Semester (18 credits)
☐ CJ 1010 Introduction to Criminal Justice (SS, DV)  -  3 credits     CJ 2450 Terrorism  -  3 credits    
HSEM 1450 Critical Thinking in Homeland Security & Emergency Management  -  3 credits     HSEM 1360 Intro to Homeland Security  -  3 credits    
ENGL 1010 Intro to Writing (EN)  -  3 credits     ENGL 2010 Intermediate Writing (EN)  -  3 credits    
Quantitative Studies (QS) - 3 credits     Fine Arts (FA) - 3 credits    
American Institutions (AI) - 3 credits     Humanities (HU) - 3 credits    
Communication (CM) - 3 credits     International & Global (IG) - 3 credits    
► Progress Check: Log in and check your Degree Audit via MySLCC   ► Progress Check: Meet with Academic Program Advisor  

Second Year

Fall Semester (15 credits)   Spring Semester (16 credits)
HSEM 1370 Law, Policy & Privacy in Homeland Security Emergency Management  -  3 credits      HSEM 1420 Emergency Communications Management  -  3 credits    
HSEM 1400 First Responder in Homeland Security Emergency Management  -  3 credits     Lifelong Wellness (LW) - 1 credit    
Life Sciences (LS) - 3 credits     HSEM Elective - 3 credits    
Physical Science (PS) - 3 credits     HSEM Elective - 3 credits    
Social Science (SS) - 3 credits     HSEM Elective - 3 credits    
    HSEM Elective - 3 credits    
► Progress Check: Apply for Graduation      

Advising Notes

  • It is the student’s responsibility to examine each course description for details of prerequisite classes. Those prerequisites must be satisfied before the designated class may be taken. Students who need to take preparatory classes to meet the requirements for the first semester should plan on extra time to complete the program.
  • Twenty-four credit hours of credit may be awarded to those individuals who successfully complete POST certified Special Functions Officer and Law Enforcement Officer.