Degree Requirements

This is a list of course requirements for an Associates in Applied Science of Criminal Justice Technology degree (A55180) for students entering the program in 2017.  Click here to download a pdf version of the 2017 program requirements.  Click here to download a pdf version of the program requirements prior to 2015.  In all cases, students should check the college catalog for the exact requirements for their catalog year (eg., the year you started the program.

GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES (All Students Must Complete 15 Credits)
ENGLISH  (Take both of the following) Credits
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3
ENG 114 Professional Research & Reporting 3
Additional General Education Subject Areas
1. MATHEMATICS 3
2. BEHAVIORAL/SOCIAL SCIENCES 3
3. HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS 3
MATHEMATICS  (Select one course from the following) 3
MAT 110 Mathematical Measurement and Literacy
MAT 121 Algebra/Trigonometry I
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy
MAT 152 Statistical Methods I
MAT 171 Precalculus Algebra
MAT 172 Precalculus Trigonometry
MAT 271 Calculus I
BEHAVIORAL/SOCIAL SCIENCES  (Select one course from the following) 3
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics
ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics
HIS 111 World Civilizations I
HIS 112 World Civilizations II
HIS 131 American History I
HIS 132 American History II
POL 120 American Government
PSY 150 General Psychology
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology
HUMANITIES/FINE ARTS  (Select a course from the following) 3
ART 111 Art Appreciation
ART 114 Art History Survey I
ART 115 Art History Survey II
HUM 120 Cultural Studies
HUM 130 Myth in Human Culture
MUS 110 Music Appreciation
MUS 112 Introduction to Jazz
PHI 215 Philosophical Issues
PHI 240 Introduction to Ethics
REL 110 World Religions
CRIMINAL JUSTICE CORE COURSES (All Students Must Complete 22 Credits)
CJC 111 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
CJC 112 Criminology 3
CJC 113 Juvenile Justice 3
CJC 131 Criminal Law 3
CJC 212 Ethics & Community Relations 3
CJC 221 Investigative Principles 4
CJC 231 Constitutional Law 3
OTHER MAJOR COURSE (All Students Must Complete 8.0 Credits)
WBL 112 Work-Based Learning I 2
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 3
Communications (Select one of the following courses): 3
COM 110 Introduction to Communication
COM 231 Public Speaking
MAJOR ELECTIVES  (Select 21.0 hours from the following courses) 21
ACA 111 College Student Success
ACA 118 College Study Skills
ACA 120 Career Assessment
ASL 111 Elementary ASL I
ASL 181 ASL Lab 1
BIO 111 General Biology I
BIO 112 General Biology II
CCT 110 Introduction to Cyber Crime
CCT 121 Computer Crime Investigation
CJC 114 Investigative Photography
CJC 120 Interviews/Interrogations
CJC 121 Law Enforcement Operations
CJC 122 Community Policing
CJC 132 Court Procedure & Evidence
CJC 141 Corrections
CJC 151 Introduction to Loss Prevention
CJC 160 Terrorism: Underlying Issues
CJC 161 Introduction to Homeland Security
CJC 162 Intelligence Analysis and Security Management
CJC 163 Transportation and Border Security
CJC 170 Critical Incident Mgmt for Public Safety
CJC 193 Special Topics
CJC 211 Counseling
CJC 213 Substance Abuse
CJC 214 Victimology
CJC 215 Organization & Administration
CJC 222 Criminalistics
CJC 223 Organized Crime
CJC 225 Crisis Intervention
CJC 232 Civil Liability
CJC 233 Correctional Law
CJC 241 Community-Based Corrections
CJC 255 Issues in Criminal Justice Application
CJC 293 Special Topics
ECO 251 Principles of Microeconomics
ECO 252 Principles of Macroeconomics
POL 110 Introduction to Political Science
POL 120 American Government
POL 210 Comparative Government
POL 220 International Relations
PSY 150 General Psychology
PSY 231 Forensic Psychology
PSY 237 Social Psychology
PSY 281 Abnormal Psychology
SOC 210 Introduction to Sociology
SOC 220 Social Problems
SOC 225 Social Diversity
SPA 111 Elementary Spanish I
SPA 181 Spanish Lab 1