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CRIMINAL JUSTICE A.S. DEGREE

AND

CRIME SCENE COLLEGE CREDIT CERTIFICATE

COMBINED PROGRAM



COURSES REQUIRED AND RECOMMENDED

 


GENERAL EDUCATION COURSES

Group I - Communications {3 Credits}
Students must take the following course:
ENC 1101......English Composition I

Group I - Humanities {3 Credits}
Students must take the following course:
Any General Education Humanities Course
Link to List of Humanities Courses

Group II - Mathematics {3 Credits}
Students must take the following course:
Any General Education Math Course  {Usually MAC-1105 or MGF-1106} 

Program Specified Required Courses {9 Credits}
Students must take the following three courses:
PSY 2012......General Psychology
SYG 2000......Intro to Sociology
POS 2041......American Government

  

CRIMINAL JUSTICE COURSES

Program Core Courses {28 Credits}
Students must take all of the following courses:
CCJ 1010......Intro to Criminology
CCJ 1020......Intro to Criminal Justice
CCJ 2910......Directed Research
CJE 1640......Introduction to Criminalistics
CJE 2004......Career Choices in Criminal Justice (1 credit)
CJJ 1002.......Juvenile Delinquency

CJL 1062......Constitutional Law
CJL 1100......Criminal Law
CJL 2130......Criminal Evidence & Procedure
AND

Students must ONE of the following courses:

CCJ 2940......Criminal Justice Internship
CCJ 2949......Criminal Justice Field Studies
 

Certificate Required Courses {19 Credits}*
Students are required to take the following seven courses:
CJE 1642c.....Introduction to Crime Scene Technology
CJE 1643c.....Advanced Crime Scene Technology

CJE 2600......Criminal Investigation

CJE-2671c.....Latent Fingerprint Development(2 cr)
CJE-2672c.....Fingerprint Classification(2 Cr)
CJE-2770c.....Forensic Photography

CJL 2610.......Courtroom Presentation of Scientific Evidence

Program Recommended Electives {6 Credits}*
Students are recommended to take two of the following courses:

CCJ 1488......Ethics in Criminal Justice
CCJ 2618......Forensic Psychology
CJE 1000......Introduction to Law Enforcement 

CJE 2603......Investigative Cycle from Crime Scene to Court

CJL 1500......Introduction to the Court System

* These are recommended electives only. Students may, without needing
approval, substitute ANY Criminal Justice elective for these courses.


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