Latent Evidence

Concentration of Criminal Justice Technology

Latent Evidence is a concentration under the curriculum of Criminal Justice Technology. This curriculum is designed to provide knowledge of latent evidence systems and operations. Study will focus on local, state and federal law enforcement, evidence processing and procedures.

Course work includes both theory and hands-on analysis of latent evidence. Students will learn fingerprint classification, identification, and chemical development. Students will record, cast and recognize footwear and tire-tracks; and process crime scenes. Issues and concepts of communications and the use of computers and computer assisted design programs in crime scene technology will be discussed.

Course Descriptions

Graduates should qualify for employment in a variety of criminal justice organizations especially in local, state, and federal law enforcement, and correctional agencies.

Employment Outlook
Criminal Justice Technology – Latent Evidence (A5518A)

Length: 5 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Associate in Applied Science

View Brochure

View Program

No diploma programs currently available.

Arson Investigation Certificate (C5518AC3)

Length: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

View Program
Crime Scene Investigation Certificate (C5518AC2)

Length: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

View Program
Intro to Forensic Science Certificate (C5518AC4)

Length: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

View Program
Latent Evidence Certificate (C5518AC1)

Length: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: High School Diploma, Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

View Program

High School Connections Program

Intro to Criminal Justice & Latent Evidence Certificate (C5518AH1)

Length: 2 Semesters
Prerequisite: Placement Test Equivalent
Award: Certificate

View Program