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9-1-1 Telecommunicator Certificate

The mission of the 9-1-1 Telecommuncator certificate program is to prepare the graduates for employment as a 9-1-1 telecommuncator by educating them in the knowledge, skills, and behaviors as an entry level 9-1-1 telecommunicator at a police, fire, or EMS department.

Degree

Certificate (Certificate Program)
Total Credit Hours: 18

Program Requirements

Select a course number below to see a course description.

Required Program Courses

Course Name Credit Hours
CMGEN 120COMPUTER APPLICATIONS 3
CRJ 110INTRODUCTION TO THE CRIMINAL JUSTICE SYSTEM 3
CRJ 1909-1-1 TELECOMMUNICATOR I 3
CRJ 1919-1-1 TELECOMMUNICATOR II 3
CRJ 201INTERNSHIP IN CRIMINAL JUSTICE 3
CRJ 225CRIMINAL LAW 3

Recommended Course Sequence

Semester Courses
Fall Semester 1 CRJ 110; CRJ 190; CMGEN 120
Spring Semester 1 CRJ 225; CRJ 191
Summer Semester CRJ 201

Program Contact Information

Business, Legal, and Information Systems

East Peoria Campus

(309) 694-5558

Illinois Career Cluster

Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security

Career Pathway:
Law Enforcement Services

Career Pathway

Pathway programs at ICC have a map that shows the courses/degree requirements that will lead students to their desired education and employment goals.

Career Cluster: Law, Public Safety, Corrections & Security
Pathway: Law Enforcement Services
ICC Pathway: 9-1-1 Telecommunicator

Early College

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Introduction to the Criminal Justice System (CRJ 110)

Point of Entry

High School Diploma or GED

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Certificate of Completion

9-1-1 Telecommunicator (18 credit hours)

Industry Credentials

None

Employment Information

Police, Fire & Ambulance Dispatchers, Public Safety Telecommunicator $19-22/hr

ASSOCIATE IN GENERAL STUDIES DEGREE

An Associate in General Studies Degree allows students to combine a broad range of academic courses to suit their specific needs. While it is not designed as a transfer degree, some coursework may fulfill Illinois Articulation Initiative general requirements or transfer to a 4-year institutions. Students who choose this option should work closely with their advisors to determine whether this option meets current and/or future needs.