Redefining the Classroom

College of Arts, Letters, Social Sciences & Emergency Services

Roger Land
Dr. James J. Schaefer
Department Chair
Office: NOR 210
Phone: (906) 635-2748
Fax: (906) 635-2766

Ms. Janine Murray
Academic Secretary


Mr. Herbert D. Henderson
Assistant Professor

Dr. Terry L. Heyns

Dr. Aaron J. Westrick
Associate Professor

Dr. Michael Everett
Associate Professor

Dr. Frank Tridico
Assistant Professor

Mr. Roger Land
Assistant Professor

School of Criminal Justice, Fire Science & EMS


It is the mission of the criminal justice/fire science program faculty and staff to provide an atmosphere where active learning may occur, to provide students with the highest quality educational experience, to continue to support the “professional model” as currently utilized, to become appropriate role models for students, to support the educational program by acquiring the appropriate equipment and supplies, to fulfill the advising role, and to assess the academic outcomes of the program.

2013 Fall Program Assessment Summary (pdf)


Academic Programs (Degrees/Certificates and Majors)


  • Criminal Justice
    • Emphasis in: Corrections, Criminalistics, Generalist, Law Enforcement, Law Enforcement Certification, Loss Control, Public Safety, and Homeland Security
  • Fire Science
    • Emphasis in: Engineering Technology, Generalist, Hazardous Materials


  • Criminal Justice
    • Emphasis in: Corrections, Law Enforcement
  • Fire Science
  • Paramedic Technology


  • Paramedic Training