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(2014-2015 Catalog) Course Selection Guide for this program

General Studies: Criminal Justice Concentration (code: EB30cj)   

Associate in Science Degree

This concentration is designed to enable students with a demonstrated interest in the field of Criminal Justice to obtain a focused General Studies Degree in this discipline. Specifically, this degree concentration is geared toward students who solely wish to obtain the sixty college credits required to sit for most police department examinations. All other students with a demonstrated interest in this field are strongly encouraged to enroll in the Criminal Justice Parent Degree Program. Please consult a Criminal Justice Program faculty member for additional information.

Outcomes

  • Develop knowledge of law enforcement, court and correctional system, including knowledge of how these systems interact.
  • Develop knowledge of law as it impacts the criminal justice system.
  • Develop knowledge of psychological/sociological impacts on the criminal justice system.
  • Develop knowledge of historical/political impacts on the criminal justice system.
  • Develop an understanding of ethical issues and dilemmas that occur in criminal justice professions.

Suggested Sequence of Courses:
Prerequisite or parallel courses may be required. Please check individual course descriptions for details.

  ENG* E101
Composition    
3
  Mathematics 1
Elective    
3 - 4
  Science
Elective    
3 - 4
  POL* E111
Introduction to American Government    
3
  SOC* E101
Principles of Sociology    
3
  Humanities
Elective    
3
  ENG* E102
Literature & Composition    
3
  Fine Arts
Elective    
3
  CJS* E101
Introduction to Criminal Justice    
3
  PSY* E111
General Psychology I    
3
  Humanities
Elective    
3
  Open (2 courses)
Electives    
6
  HIS* E201
  or HIS* E202
U.S. History I    
   U.S. History II
3
  CJS* E201
Criminology    
3
  CJS* E211
Criminal Law I    
3
  CJS* E213
Evidence and Criminal Procedure    
3
  CJS* E220
Criminal Investigation    
3
  CJS* E225
Forensic Science    
3
  CJS* E259
Writing and Research for Law Enforcement    
3

Total Credits 

60 - 62

1 MAT* E075, MAT* E095 not acceptable.

Note: For degree completion the student must complete the Computer Literacy Requirement.

Note: A minimum of 15 credits must be taken in 200-level courses.

Note: It is recommended that students take one year of a foreign language.

› Please read Expectations for Student Use of Computers in Courses