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Monterey Peninsula College Programs


210000 -- Public and Protective Services
Instructional programs in the theories and techniques of the formulation, implementation and evaluation of public policies and services, including public safety occupations. Includes developing and improving competencies in the management and operation of government agencies.

Degrees

Human Services
Human Services

Theory and practice in providing human and social services to individuals and communities. Preparation for work in public and private human services organizations.
Units needed for degree: 25 units

Administration of Justice
Administration of Justice: General Law Enforcement

Theories, principles, and techniques of law enforcement agencies, juvenile justice, and corrections.
Units needed for degree: 23 units

Police Academy
Basic POST Academy

Principles and techniques of law enforcement specific to the requirements of the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST).
Units needed for degree: 23 units

Fire Technology
Fire Protection Technology

Principles and techniques of preventing, controlling and extinguishing fires, including firefighter operations, maintenance of fire fighting equipment, fire rescue procedures, and applicable laws and regulations.
Units needed for degree: 24 units



Certificates:

Human Services
Human Services

Theory and practice in providing human and social services to individuals and communities. Preparation for work in public and private human services organizations.
Units needed for certificate: 19 units

Administration of Justice
Administration of Justice: General Law Enforcement

Theories, principles, and techniques of law enforcement agencies, juvenile justice, and corrections.
Units needed for certificate: 23 units

Police Academy
Basic POST Academy

Principles and techniques of law enforcement specific to the requirements of the California Commission on Peace Officer Standards and Training (POST).
Units needed for certificate: 23 units

Fire Technology
Fire Protection Technology

Principles and techniques of preventing, controlling and extinguishing fires, including firefighter operations, maintenance of fire fighting equipment, fire rescue procedures, and applicable laws and regulations.
Units needed for certificate: 24 units