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A.S. DEGREE

CRIMINAL JUSTICE TECHNOLOGY

COURSES REQUIRED AND RECOMMENDED


CRIMINOLOGY TRACK


  

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 {25 Credits}

***Group A***
Students must take all of the following courses:
CCJ 1010......Intro to Criminology
CCJ 1020......Intro to Criminal Justice
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

***Group B***
Students must select ONE of the following:
CJC 1000......Introduction to Corrections OR
CJE 1000......Introduction to Law Enforcement OR
CJE 1640......Introduction to Criminalistics OR
CJL 1500......Introduction to the Court System 

***Group C***
Students must select ONE of the following:

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

 

Program Tract Recommended Electives {21 Credits}
Students should choose SEVEN of the following courses:*
CCJ 1488......Ethics in Criminal Justice
CCJ 2013......Introduction to Victimology
CCJ 2111......Introduction to Theories of Human Behavior
CCJ 2191......Human Behavior in Criminal Justice
CCJ 2509......Introduction to Street Gangs
CCJ 2600......Criminal Deviant Behavior in Society
CCJ 2610......Introduction to Criminal Typologies
CCJ 2618......Forensic Psychology

CCJ 2671......Race, Gender, and Ethnicity in Criminal Justice
CCJ 2685......Domestic and Sexual Violence
CCJ 2720......Introduction to Criminal Justice Research Methods
CCJ 2910......Guided Independent Research
CCJ 2934......Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice
CCJ 2935-9...Seminar on Criminal Justice Issues           
 
CJE 2170......Introduction to International Policing and Transnational Crime
CJE 2614......Serial Killers
CJJ 1004.......Introduction to the Juvenile Justice System    

* These are only recommended electives.  Students may, without approval,
   take ANY Criminal Justice elective instead of these courses.