Criminal Justice Law Enforcement

Associate in Fine Arts

Criminal Justice Law Enforcement


This program provides students with a variety of career opportunities in law enforcement including state and local law enforcement, school resource officers, park rangers, and sheriff's deputies as well as in federal agencies such as U.S. Border Patrol, U.S. Marshalls, U.S. Secret Service, and Transportation Security Administration while meeting the needs of society for personnel capable of entry and advancement into these career opportunities. Students will gain an understanding of forensic investigations, acquire basic knowledge of criminal investigations, and obtain a basic knowledge of the criminal court system.


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First Semester

  • CRJ 101 Introduction to Criminal Justice
  • CRJ 103 Principles of Law Enforcement
  • CSC 115 Computer Applications
  • ENG 101 English Composition I
  • SOC 101 Introduction to Sociology


Second Semester

  • CRJ 112 Criminology
  • ENG 102 English Composition II
  • POL 221 Public Administration
  • PSY 101 General Psychology
  • Science Elective


Third Semester

  • CRJ 208 Criminal and Correctional Law
  • CRJ 210 Criminal Law and Procedure
  • ENG 202 Introduction to Speech Communication
  • MAT 134 Contemporary Mathematics
  • POL 102 American Government


Fourth Semester

  • BIO 140 Forensic Science I
  • CRJ 206 Fundamentals of Criminal Investigation
  • CRJ 250 Police Services
  • CRJ 255 Criminal Justice Seminar
  • PHL 150 Introduction to Ethics