Criminal Justice Technology - Transfer Certificate C55180D

The Criminal Justice Technology curriculum is designed to provide knowledge of criminal justice systems and operations. Study will focus on local, state, and federal law enforcement, judicial processes, corrections, and security services. The criminal justice system?s role within society will be explored.

Emphasis is on criminal justice systems, criminology, juvenile justice, criminal and constitutional law, investigative principles, ethics, and community relations. Additional study may include issues and concepts of government, counseling, communications, computers, and technology.

Employment opportunities exist in a variety of local, state, and federal law enforcement, corrections, and security fields. Examples include police officer, deputy sheriff, county detention officer, state trooper, intensive probation/parole surveillance officer, correctional officer, and loss prevention specialist.

Number of credit hours required for this program: 13

General Education Requirements

Psychology

Take 3 credits from PSY-150.

Major Requirements

Required Courses

Take 6 credits from CJC-111 CJC-121.

Other Major Requirements

Communication

Take 3 credits from COM-231.

Other Requirements

Student Success

Take 1 credits from ACA-122.