Criminal Justice, Associate in Arts Degree

  •   +  Apply
  •   +   Request More Info
    • For more information.

      *Required fields.

  •   +   Contact Info
    • CCC - Admissions Officer
      Heather Evans
      FAX 563-244-7107

      MCC - Admissions Officer
      Tishly Herrington
      FAX 563-288-6014

      SCC - Admissions Officer
      Kelsey King
      FAX 563-441-4101

  •   +   Location
  •   +   Important Links
  •   +   Career Coach

General Education Requirements for Criminal Justice Degree

Choose from the General Education Curriculum according to your goals and interests and the requirements of your intended transfer institution. The recommended General Education courses for this concentration include the following:

Cultural/Historical Perspectives:
HIS:152 U.S. History since 1877 3
Social Sciences:
POL:111 American National Government 3
SOC:110 Introduction to Sociology 3
MAT:156 Statistics 3

Concentration Electives for Criminal Justice Degree

Criminal Justice requirements vary depending on the transfer institution. It is important to plan your course selection carefully with both your community college advisor and your intended transfer institution. Choose elective courses as needed to complete the 62 credit hours required of an Associate Degree.

Recommended Electives
CRJ:100 Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
CRJ:118 Law Enforcement 3
CRJ:120 Introduction to Corrections 3
CRJ:130 Criminal Law 3
CRJ:141 Criminal Investigation 3
CRJ:142 Criminalistics 3
CRJ:200 Criminology 3
CRJ:201 Juvenile Delinquency 3
CRJ:230 Evidence 3
CRJ:295 Contemporary Issues in Criminal Justice 3
SOC:115 Social Problems 3