Classes & Requirements
Curriculum Requirements Criminal Justice A.S. Degree
The courses listed below may not be the most up to date listing of requirements for this degree. Students should consult the College catalog and their academic adviser for the most accurate course selection and degree progress.
In addition to the General Education requirements and the Institutional Learning Outcomes for all majors, the following courses are required for graduation from the Criminal Justice program:
- CJ 1115 - Introduction to Criminal Justice
- CJ 2110 - Criminology
- CJ 2125 - Juvenile Delinquency
- CJ 2135 - Policing in America
- CJ 2140 - Corrections in America
- CJ 2710 - Field Experience I1
- or Curricular Elective
- POSC 2110 - State and Local Government
- or POSC 3130 - Public Policy
- PSYC 2110 - Developmental Psychology
- or PSYC 2205 - Psychology of Adolescence
- or PSYC 2210 - Adulthood and Aging
Free Electives: Free Electives: Sufficient free electives must be taken to ensure the student has earned a minimum of 61 credits.
Students will work closely with an academic adviser to select courses and/or academic minors that fit their interests, as well as with the Career Development Center for career goals. While the academic adviser assists the student in planning his/her curriculum, the student is ultimately responsible for meeting the requirements of the curriculum selected.