Criminal Justice—Associate in Applied Science (AAS) Degree—Corrections Option

The Criminal Justice—Corrections track offers in-depth training on the U.S. correctional system. In addition to topics in sociology, psychology, and criminology, you will explore the evolution of punishment and treatment, look at operations in institutional and non-institutional settings, examine probation and parole systems, and study various concepts in law. This track is ideal for students looking to work as correctional officers, probation or parole officers, or bailiffs.

Sample Semester 1 16 Credit Hours

    COURSE LIST Course Ids: ENG-151#3 hrs,MAT-120 | MAT-220#3 hrs,CJS-101#3 hrs,CDM-110#3 hrs,Select a Corrections Course#3 hrs,MCC-101#1 hr

Sample Semester 2 18 Credit Hours

    COURSE LIST Course Ids: SPE-151#3 hrs,PLT-151 | PLT-155#3 hrs,CJS-106#3 hrs,CJS-115#3 hrs,SOC-151 | PSY-151#3 hrs,Select a Corrections Course#3 hrs

Sample Semester 3 15 Credit Hours

    COURSE LIST Course Ids: ENG-152#3 hrs,SOC-151 | PSY-151#3 hrs,CJS-120#3 hrs,CJS-140#3 hrs,Select a Corrections Course#3 hrs

Sample Semester 4 15 Credit Hours

    COURSE LIST Course Ids: CJS-215#3 hrs,CJS-230#3 hrs,Select a Corrections Course#3 hrs,Select a Corrections Course#3 hrs,Select a General Education Course#3 hrs

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