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CRIMINOLOGY AND CRIMINAL JUSTICE STUDIES

 

PROGRAM-BASED GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS


Criminal Justice Majors seeking an A.S. Degree in Criminal Justice Technology are required to take the following three (3) General Education Courses:

Criminal Justice Majors seeking an A.A.S. Degree in Criminal Justice Technology are required to take any two (2) of the following courses:



POS-2041 AMERICAN GOVERNMENT

3-Credits
Covers the structure and function of the American government, the dynamics of political change and contemporary issues
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Prerequisites: College level reading and writing skills are required.
This is a Gordon Rule course.

 

PSY-2012 GENERAL PSYCHOLOGY

3-Credits
An introduction to modern scientific psychology and its application to human behavior. Topics include perception, motivation, learning, thinking, remembering, emotion, intelligence, personality development and the scientific methods used in psychology
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Prerequisites: College level reading and writing skills are required.
This is a Gordon Rule course.

 

SYG-2000 INTRODUCTION TO SOCIOLOGY

3 Credits
Emphasizes the scientific method in examining society. Topics include group structure, roles, social stratification, socialization, deviance, collective behavior, ethnic diversity and globalism.

Prerequisites: College level reading and writing skills are required.
This is a Gordon Rule course.

 

STATE-WIDE GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS


Group I - Communications (3 hr)
ENC 1101..........English Composition I

Group I - Humanities (3 hr)
Any (1) Humanities General Education Course
{See Attached List}

Group II - Mathematics (3 hr)
Any (1) Mathematics General Education Course
{Generally MAC 1105 or MGF 1106 or higher}