ARTICULATION AGREEMENT BETWEEN BROOKDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
AND THE MONMOUTH COUNTY POLICE ACADEMY
Brookdale Community College has agreed to award college credit for selected courses based upon instruction received at the Monmouth County Police Academy.  Non-duplicative credit will be awarded for any or all of the courses identified below provided the listed criteria are met.
 
 
COURSE TITLE
COURSE NUMBER
COURSE CREDITS
Introduction to Criminal Justice System
CRJU 101
3
Criminal Law
CRJU 226
3
Personal Fitness
FITN 105
2
Red Cross Emergency Response
FITN 278
3

CRITERIA

Students will be eligible to receive a maximum of 11 credits through this articulated process for the courses indicated above by meeting the following criteria:

AWARD OF CREDIT

Once the criteria have been met, the student will be awarded the college credits.  Course credit gained through this articulation agreement will be placed on the student's transcript, but no grade will be assigned.  The credit determination is based upon an evaluation of instruction, which is provided by the Police Academy, and the credits can be used to meet requirements established by Brookdale Community College.  Acceptance of these credits in transfer to other institutions will depend on the prevailing policies of the receiving institutions.

Dr. Peter Burnham, President, Brookdale Community College and Mr. Wesley Mayo, Sr., Director, Monmouth COunty Police Academy signed this agreement, effective March 20, 2001.

Click here to access the Police Academy Articulation Information Sheet.
 
 






































BROOKDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE  and MONMOUTH COUNTY
POLICE ACADEMY
ARTICULATION AGREEMENT - INFORMATION SHEET

Eligibility Requirements:
1.  Complete the Monmouth County Police Academy from Fall 2000 or later; which will be evidenced by certification provided by officials of the Police Academy; and
2.  Apply for admission and matriculate (see process below) at Brookdale COmmunity College within 36 months from completion of the Police Academy, or be employed as a Police Officer; and
3.  Take the New Jersey Basic Skill Placement Test (Accuplacer) or present evidence, as designated by college officials, which would permit exemption.

Transfer Credits:
        CRJU 101   Introduction to Criminal Justice System                    3 credits
        CRJU 226  Criminal Law                                                             3 credits
        FITN 105  Personal Fitness                                                         2 credits
        FITN 278  Red Cross Emergency Response                                3 credits
                                                                                                      ___________
                                                                                                          11 credits

Student Process:
1.  Submit an Application to Brookdale Community College (A $25.00 non-refundable application fee is required and should   be submitted with the application.
2.  On the Admission Application indicate (check-off box) that you will be a Degree (regular) student enrolled in a degree program, and choose a major, Criminal Justice for example.
3.  In addition to the application, all degree students must complete a request for High School Transcript and an Immunization Record form.
4.  All new students are required to take the pre-registration test (New Jersey Basic Skills Placement Test) before they may register.  The test results play no role in your admission to the College.
5.  After you have taken the tests, you will be assigned a Student Development Specialist (counselor).  After you have made an appointment and met with your Student Development Specialist and received their approval, you may register for a class.
6.  After you have successfully completed a course at Brookdale, ask your Counselor to send a request to Recruitment Services to have your Police Academy credits put on your transcript.  You will need to provide the Admissions Office with documentation of completion of Police Academy Training (obtained from Police Academy Officials) in order to receive the credits.  The course credits will then appear on your transcript, but no grade will be assigned.

Current and Reactivating Students:
If you are a current or past Brookdale student and have already taken one or more of the courses identified above, you may not receive duplicative credit or a refund.  You may however, receive credit for the courses you have not taken previously.

If you are a reactivating student, you will not need to pay the $25.00 application fee again.  You will need to complete any steps outlined under student process that your did not previously complete.