Criminal Justice

Students wishing to complete an Associate of Arts Degree with an emphasis in Criminal Justice should complete the sequence of study listed below to complete in two years.  Students interested in transferring to a four-year university should consult with that university on transferability of criminal justice course work.

Suggested Sequence of Study

Plan of Study Grid
First Semester
FallCredit Hours
CRIM 1010 Intro to Criminal Justice 3.0
ENGL 1010 English Composition I 3.0
MATH 1150 College Algebra 3.0
SOCI 1010 Intro to Sociology (Criminal Justice Elective) 3.0
Criminal Justice Elective 3.0
 Credit Hours15.0
Second Semester
BIOS 1010 General Biology 4.0
BIOS 1011 General Biology Lab 0.0
CRIM 2100 Juvenile Justice 3.0
ENGL 1020 English Composition II 3.0
PSYC 1810 Intro to Psychology 3.0
Criminal Justice Elective 3.0
 Credit Hours16.0
Third Semester
CRIM 1020 Intro to Corrections 3.0
POLS 1000 American Government 3.0
SPCH 1110 Public Speaking 3.0
Criminal Justice Elective 3.0
Humanities - Literature Course 3.0
 Credit Hours15.0
Fourth Semester
CRIM 1030 Courts & the Judicial Process 3.0
CRIM 2030 Police & Society 3.0
Humanities - History Course 3.0
Humanities - Performing and Fine Arts Course 3.0
Humanities Course 3.0
 Credit Hours15.0
 Total Credit Hours61.0