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CJSPS: Associate of Applied Science Criminal Justice

Program of Study

Course Credit Hours
General Requirements
Core Areas 28 hours
ENGL 1101 - Composition I 3
ENGL 1102 - Composition II 3
MATH 1111 - College Algebra 3
HIST/POLS 1100 - Political History of America and Georgia 3
PSYC 1101 - Introduction to Psychology 3
SOCI 1101 - Introductory Sociology 3
One course from the following:
HIST 1111, HIST 1112, HIST 2111, HIST 2112, POLS 2100, ANTH 1102, ECON 2105
3
One course from the following:
ENGL 2100, ARTS 1100, ARTS 2710, ARTS 2720, THEA 1100, MUSC 1100, PHIL2010, PHIL 2030
3
One course from the following:
BIOL 1107 (and lab), CHEM 1211 (and lab), PHYS 1111K, PHSC 1211/1211L
4
Physical Education 2 hours
First-Year Seminar 1 hour
Total for General Requirements 30 credit hours
 
Courses Credit Hours
Major Field Courses
CRJU 1100 - Introduction to Criminal Justice 3
CRJU 1130 - Interpersonal Communication Skills 3
CRJU 2020 - Ethical Theories and Moral Issues in Criminal Justice 3
CRJU 2210 - Introduction to Law Enforcement 3
CRJU 2410 - Introduction to Corrections 3
CRJU 3300 - Criminology 3
CRJU 3500 - Criminal Evidence and Procedure 3
CRJU 5300U - Juvenile Delinquency 3
CRJU Electives 6
Total for Major Field Courses 30 credit hours
 
Total for Program 60 credit hours
 

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