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A.A.S. Program Course List

Criminal Justice

Criminal Justice

A.A.S. Degree (O,S,T)

The Criminal Justice program prepares students for positions in local, state, and federal criminal justice agencies as well as private agencies. Career areas available to graduates are law enforcement and related services, corrections, counseling, probation, and parole. This program provides students the foundation for transfer to public and private four-year in-state colleges and universities to complete requirements for a bachelor's degree.

CORE COURSES


CoursesCredits
ENG101Crit Thinking & Acad Writing3
ENG102Composition and Research3
PSY121General Psychology3
SOC111Sociology3
SSC100First Year Seminar1
MAT120Contemporary Mathematics3
or
MAT153College Math and Statistics4

PROGRAM/MAJOR COURSES


CoursesCredits
CRJ101Intro to Criminal Justice3
CRJ102Criminal Law3
CRJ104Drugs, Society, & Human Behvr3
CRJ105Computer Appl in Crim./Justice3
CRJ115Essntls of Intrvwng/Counslng3
CRJ117Ethics Prof & Comm in Pbl Sfty3
CRJ118Corrections in America3
CRJ220Criminal Judiciary3
CRJ222Constitutional Law3
CRJ223Criminology3
CRJ226Crisis Intervention3

PROGRAM/MAJOR SUPPORT COURSES


CoursesCredits
CIS107Intro to Computers/Application3
ENG122Technical Writing-Comm3
PSY223Abnormal Psychology3
POL111Political Science3
or
HIS112U. S. History: Post-Civil War3
SPA133Using Beginning Spanish3
or
SPA136Spanish Communication I4