2018-2019 College Catalog 
    
    Oct 23, 2020  
2018-2019 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Criminal Justice Technology, AAS


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Program Code: A55180

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.

General Education Courses: 19 Hours


Social/Behavioral Sciences: 3 Hours


Humanities/Fine Arts: 3 Hours


Selected from the list of Humanities/Fine Arts  electives for the Associate in Applied Science degree appearing in the current catalog.

Natural Sciences: 4 Hours


Mathematics: 3 Hours


Major Courses: 49 Hours


Other Required Courses: 1 Hour


Total Criminal Justice Technology, AAS: 69 Credits


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