Tyler Junior College

Criminal Justice

Law Enforcement Investigations (AAS)

Associate of Applied Science | 2015-2016 Catalog

Total Semester Hours: 60

ENGL 1301 Composition I
SPCH 1321 Business and Professional Communication


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

Language, Philosophy and Culture OR

ENGL 2332 World Literature I OR
  ENGL 2333 World Literature II OR
  HUMA 1301 Introduction to the Humanities I OR 
  PHIL 1301 Introduction to Philosophy OR
  PHIL 2306 Introduction to Ethics

Creative Arts

ARTS 1301 Art Appreciation OR
  DANC 2303 Dance Appreciation OR 
  DRAM 1310 Introduction to Theater OR
  MUSC 1306 Music Appreciation

American History Core

HIST 1301 United States History I

Government/Political Science

GOVT 2305 Federal Government
GOVT 2306 Texas Government

Social and Behavioral Sciences

SOCI 1301 Introductory Sociology OR
  SOCI 1306 Social Problems OR 
  PSYC 2301 General Psychology OR
  PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth & Development

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*
CJSA 2323 Criminalistics II*
CJSA 2332 Criminalistics III
CRIJ 2323 Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement*
CRIJ 1307 Crime in America
CJLE 1249 Intermediate Arrest, Search & Seizure
CJSA 1393 Special Topics in Criminal Justice Studies- Violent Crime Investigations

Courses titled in bold type represent general education requirements.

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