Peace Officer Degree Completion Program - Southwestern Illinois College

30 College Credits Awarded for Illinois Basic Police Academy Training.*

Complete all Administration of Justice Associate in Applied Science Degree courses online!

Online courses will need to be completed after the Illinois Basic Police Academy credit is awarded.


  • AOJ 105 Police Administration
  • AOJ 153 Juvenile Delinquency
  • AOJ 251 Rule of Criminal Evidence
  • AOJ 160 Criminology
  • AOJ 203 Criminal Law and Admin of Justice
  • AOJ 255 Criminal Investigation and Case Preparation
  • AOJ 290 Report Writing
  • ENG 101 Rhetoric & Composition I
  • ENG 102 Rhetoric & Composition II
  • PSYC 151 General Psychology
  • POLS 150 Intro into American Government
  • SOC 153 Intro to Sociology
  • SPCH 151 Fundamentals of Public Speaking
  • EMS 105 First Responder EMS
  • AOJ Elective (1 hour)
  • OAT Elective (3 hours)

*Additional credit may be awarded for other law enforcement training. Credit hours may vary for 640-hour Basic Law Enforcement training course.

For details contact Brandon Dugger at 618-235-2700 ext 4912, or, or visit the website at

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