Criminal Justice


Students may begin their education with a certificate in Criminal Justice. The program offers the busy professional a certificate concentrating on the core courses in the Criminal Justice Bachelor of Science degree. Upon completion, the student can continue immediately into the bachelor’s degree program. Students with transfer credit should meet with an Academic Advisor to determine what courses may transfer into the CJ certificate program.

Certificate Core Courses (21 credits)

CTA 206 Available Online Business ApplicationsI

CRJ 101 Available Online Survey of Criminal Justice

CRJ 205 Available Online Principles of Criminology

ENG 121 Available Online English Composition I

ENG 122 Available Online English Composition II

PSY 101 Available Online Introduction to Psychology

SOC 101 Available Online Introduction to Sociology

Criminal Justice Electives (6 credits)

Two courses with the CRJ prefix

Free Electives (3 credits)

Total credits for Certificate in Criminal Justice - 30

This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2015-2016 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2015 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.