HS Criminal Justice Students travel to Jeff City for Exam

Jefferson City, MO – Students in Crowder’s Technical Education Center HS Criminal Justice program recently travelled to Jefferson City to complete their Industry recognized credential through Missouri peace Officers Association.


Crowder College students had 100% pass rate on the test. There were six career centers across the state who sent an additional 24 students with nine of those passing.


“I am proud of our students and their accomplishments in passing the exam. It is difficult and stressful for the students, but overall it was a great experience for them,” stated Oren Barnes, Criminal Justice Instructor.


Students participating in the trip included:

  • Piper Petronis Seneca HS
  • Hailey Cooper Neosho HS
  • Dannie Jessie McCormick McDonald County HS
  • Chloe Gompf Neosho HS
  • Terrin McLevine Neosho HS
  • Brian Recinos Neosho HS
  • Oscar Granados Neosho HS
  • Elijah Mojica East Newton HS
  • Yulisa Maldonado Neosho HS
  • Juliet Santier Neosho HS