Tyler Junior College

Criminal Justice

Law Enforcement Investigations (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2014-2015 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 60
Communications

ENGL 1301 Composition I
SPCH 1311 Introduction to Speech Communication

Mathematics

MATH 1314 College Algebra OR
   MATH 1332 Contemporary Mathematics I OR
   MATH 1342 Elementary Statistical Methods

Language, Philosophy and Culture OR

Select 1 Language, Philosophy and Culture Core course; (See Core Curriculum) OR

Creative Arts

Select 1 Creative Arts Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

American History Core

HIST 1301 United States History I

Government/Political Science

GOVT 2305 Federal Government
GOVT 2306 Texas Government

Social and Behavioral Sciences

Select 1 Social and Behavioral Sciences Core course; (See Core Curriculum).

Component Area Option

ENGL 2311 Technical & Business Writing

Majors Courses in Criminal Justice: Law Enforcement Investigation

CRIJ 1301 Introduction to Criminal Justice
CRIJ 2328 Police Systems and Practices
CRIJ 1310 Fundamentals of Criminal Law
CRIJ 1306 Court Systems and Practices
CRIJ 2314 Criminal Investigation*
CJSA 1308 Criminalistics I*
CRIJ 2323 Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement*
CRIJ 1307 Crime in America
CJLE 1249 Intermediate Arrest, Search & Seizure
FORS 2440 Forensic Science I
CJSA 1393 Special Topics in Criminal Justice Studies- Violent Crime Investigations

Courses titled in bold type represent general education requirements.

*Courses are prerequisite courses for FORS 2440 (Forensic
Science I) and CJSA 1393 (Special Topics in Criminal Justice).

Criminal Justice Contact Information

Jason B. Waller, MS
Department Chair
Office: Pirtle T-331

Email: jwal@tjc.edu

Telephone: 903-510-2539

Advising contact: 903-510-2347