Course Summary
Credit Type:
ACE Exam Number:
Organization Exam Number:
SQ498; SR498; SF498; SG498; SH498; SI498; SL498; SN498; SO498; SP498; SZ498
Dates Offered:
Credit Recommendation & Competencies
Level Credits (SH) Subject
Lower-Division Baccalaureate 3 Criminal Justice
Credit is recommended for examinees who score 400 or above.


This examination is a multiple-choice exam designed to evaluate whether candidates possess the knowledge and understanding that would be gained by taking an upper level college course in criminal justice. Content specifications for the exam were developed and approved by a panel of subject matter experts, all U.S. accredited college faculty members who are teaching or have taught a like course within the prior 3 years.

Skills Measured:

The skills measured include criminal behavior (15 percent); criminal justice system (25 percent); law enforcement (20 percent); court system (20 percent); and corrections (20 percent).
Instruction & Assessment
Supplemental Materials

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