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Degree Plans - Criminal Justice Field of Study (Certificate)

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As a stepping stone toward completion of an Associate’s degree, our program has an 18-semester hour Certificate of Proficiency in Criminal Justice. These courses make up the Criminal Justice curriculum found in the AA-Field of Study and give our students their initial credential that can assist in their gaining employment with a law enforcement agency. 

Catalog Year
2021-2022
Degree Type
Certificate
Field of Study
Yes
Available Online
Yes
TSI
Complete
Degree Plan

Recommended Course Sequence:

First Semester Credit Hours

CRIJ 1301 Introduction to Criminal Justice 

3

CRIJ 1310 Fundamentals of Criminal Law 

3

CRIJ 2328 Police Systems and Practices 

3
Second Semester Credit Hours
CRIJ 1306 Court Systems and Practices 3
CRIJ 2313 Correctional Systems and Practices***  3
CRIJ x3xx Criminal Justice Elective** 3
Total Semester Hours 18

**Select from CRIJ 1307, CRIJ 1313, CRIJ 2301, CRIJ 2314, CRIJ 2323 

Gainful Employment Report
https://www.tjc.edu/ge/criminaljustice