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Palomar 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

Public Administration
Public Administration

Policy development and implementation in management of public services, public works, and public utilities.
Units needed for degree: 22 units

Public Works
Public Works Management - Level II

Practical instruction in street construction and maintenance and other public infrastructure services.
Units needed for degree: 33 units

Alcohol and Controlled Substances
Alcohol and Other Drug Studies

Prepares individuals with an integrated theoretical and practical experience to develop skills necessary to work in the field of alcohol/drug abuse, as well as with families or employers of chemically dependent persons.
Units needed for degree: 37 units

Administration of Justice
Administration of Justice- General

Theories, principles, and techniques of law enforcement agencies, juvenile justice, and corrections.
Units needed for degree: 36 units

Administration of Justice
Administration of Justice--Law Enforcement

Theories, principles, and techniques of law enforcement agencies, juvenile justice, and corrections.
Units needed for degree: 33 units

Industrial and Transportation Security
Administration of Justice- Homeland Security

Techniques involved in providing security services to institutions, government entities, and the general public. Includes airport and airline security.
Units needed for degree: 33 units

Forensics, Evidence, and Investigation
Administration of Justice- Investigations

Theories, principles, and techniques of forensic science and investigation in the justice system.
Units needed for degree: 36 units

Fire Technology
Fire Technology - General

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: 32 units

Fire Technology
Fire Technology- Emergency Management

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: 30 units



Certificates:

Public Administration
Public Administration

Policy development and implementation in management of public services, public works, and public utilities.
Units needed for certificate: 22 units

Public Works
Public Works Management - Level I

Practical instruction in street construction and maintenance and other public infrastructure services.
Units needed for certificate: 18 units

Public Works
Public Works Management - Level II

Practical instruction in street construction and maintenance and other public infrastructure services.
Units needed for certificate: 33 units

Alcohol and Controlled Substances
Alcohol and Other Drug Studies

Prepares individuals with an integrated theoretical and practical experience to develop skills necessary to work in the field of alcohol/drug abuse, as well as with families or employers of chemically dependent persons.
Units needed for certificate: 37 units

Police Academy
Basic Police 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: 57.5 units

Fire Technology
Fire Technology - General

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: 32 units

Fire Technology
Fire Technology- Emergency Management

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: 30 units