Criminal Justice

Program Description

Catalog Year: 2019

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Criminal Justice features opportunities to learn essential knowledge for preparedness to work in policing, but does not cover the professional courses that lead to police licensing. There are also opportunities for police officers and other practitioners to receive credit for their experiences in this program. Course work includes the philosophies of community policing, professional integrity and ethics, personal fitness, broad-based criminal justice education and writing across the curriculum.

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Program Requirements

Math Or Science Requirement : Math or Science

Take 3.00 credits from:
  • ATY-100 - Astronomy
  • ATY-101 - Elementary Astronomy
  • BIO-101 - Nutrition for Contemporary Society
  • BIO-104 - Biotechnology and Society
  • BIO-105 - Survey of Environmental Biology
  • BIO-108 - Biology for Contemporary Society
  • BIO-110 - Principles of Biology
  • BIO-113 - Molecular & Cellular Biology
  • BIO-114 - Organismal Bio, Evolution, Ecology
  • BIO-115 - Environmental Biology
  • BIO-234 - Special Topics in Biology
  • BIO-235 - Special Topics in Biology
  • BIO-236 - Special Topics in Biology
  • BIO-240 - Human Anatomy and Physiology
  • BIO-245 - Human Anatomy and Physiology I
  • BIO-246 - Human Anatomy and Physiology II
  • BIO-265 - Microbiology
  • BUS-120 - Business Mathematics
  • CHM-101 - Preparatory Chemistry
  • CHM-112 - Elements of Chemistry: General
  • CHM-142 - General Chemistry I
  • CHM-143 - General Chemistry II
  • CHM-170 - Elementary Organic Chemistry
  • CHM-221 - Quantitative Analysis
  • CHM-234 - Organic Chemistry I
  • CHM-235 - Organic Chemistry II
  • CHM-290 - Special Topics in Chemistry
  • GEO-115 - Intro to Physical Geography
  • GLY-101 - Survey of Geology
  • GLY-105 - Environmental Geology
  • GLY-112 - Physical Geology
  • MTH-102 - General Education Statistics
  • MTH-104 - Liberal Arts Mathematics
  • MTH-107 - Technical Math I
  • MTH-109 - Technical Math II
  • MTH-110 - Math for Elementary Teaching I
  • MTH-112 - College Algebra
  • MTH-113 - Math for Elementary Teaching II
  • MTH-114 - Trigonometry
  • MTH-120 - Statistics I
  • MTH-123 - Computer Science for Engineers
  • MTH-125 - Finite Math for Business & Managmt
  • MTH-126 - Calculus for Business/Social Science
  • PHY-101 - General Physics
  • PHY-102 - General Physics
  • APS-111 - Applied Physical Science
  • APS-101 - Earth Science

Criminal Justice Major Course : CRJ Required Courses

Take:
  • CRJ-101 - Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • CMS-101 - Fundamentals of Speech
  • CRJ-111 - Stress Management in Law Enforcement
  • POS-150 - Amer Government - National
  • ENG-101 - English Composition I
  • CRJ-110 - Introduction to Corrections
  • CRJ-160 - Criminal Justice Report Writing
  • CRJ-198 - The Police Service
  • PSY-100 - Intro to Psychology
  • CRJ-199 - Community Based Policing
  • SOC-100 - Principles of Sociology
  • CRJ-231 - Juvenile Justice
  • CRJ-205 - Criminal Law
  • CRJ-225 - Criminal Investigation
  • CRJ-230 - Criminology
  • CRJ-270 - Criminal Justice Org and Mgt

Criminal Justice Major Course : CRJ Elective Courses

Take 6.00 credits from:
  • CRJ-120 - Introduction to Probation and Parole
  • CRJ-165 - Introduction to Forensic Science
  • CRJ-170 - Introduction to Computer Forensics
  • CRJ-175 - Terrorism and Homeland Security
  • CRJ-180 - Crime Prevention
  • CRJ-200 - Police Operations
  • CRJ-201 - Crisis and Conflict Mediation
  • CRJ-215 - Criminal Procedure
  • CRJ-220 - Criminalistics
  • CRJ-235 - Issues in Criminal Justice
  • CRJ-290 - Criminal Justice Seminar & Practicum
  • SUB-122 - Basic Substance Abuse Pharmacology
  • SUB-125 - Special Populations
  • PSC-105 - Public Safety Telecommunicator
  • FSS-101 - Principles of Emergency Services
  • FSS-202 - Hazardous Materials
  • FSS-220 - Legal Concerns in Emergency Services

Criminal Justice Major Course : HUM COURSE

Take 1 course from:
  • HUM-115 - Critical Reasoning
  • HUM-116 - Logic
  • HUM-216 - Ethics

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