Program of Study

Scales of Justice

Criminal Justice A.S. Degree

The Associate in Science in Criminal Justice degree is designed to serve students who wish to immediately enter the workforce. It will also satisfy the needs of current practitioners and provide opportunity for promotion. Students must complete 24 specified units below plus the General Education Degree Requirements.

Required Courses Units
CJ M01 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
CJ M02 Concepts of Criminal Law 3
CJ M03 Community Relations 3
CJ M04 Legal Aspects of Evidence 3
CJ M05 Principles and Procedures of the Justice System 3
CJ M41 Introduction to Probation, Parole and Corrections 3
     
Electives: Select and complete two courses (6 units)  
CJ M06 Criminal Justice Report Writing 3
CJ M10 Patrol Procedures 3
CJ M11 Criminal Investigation 3
CJ M14 Juvenile Procedures 3
CJ M18 Narcotics Investigation 3
     
Total Units   24