Degree or Program Details

Criminal Justice - Associate of Science
This degree is designed for a smooth transition into the bachelor’s degree program for students who choose to continue their education after receiving the associate degree.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 67

Liberal Studies 32
Humanities Electives 8
Must be from more than one discipline. 
Natural Science/Mathematics Electives 8
Must be from more than one discipline and one course must be a laboratory science. 
Social Sciences Electives 8
Must be from more than one discipline. 

Health Promotion 1

Required Courses in Major 24
Criminal Justice Required Courses 8
Criminal Justice Electives* 16
Choose from the following: 
CJ 298 Directed Study ** (1-4 cr.)

General Electives 10

*Other approved CJ course work (e.g., transfer credit or newly approved CJ courses) at the 200 level, not listed, may be used to satisfy the requirements in the CJ elective area.


**No more than 4 credits of CJ 191 and/or CJ 298 may be applied toward this degree. CJ 191 and CJ 298 do not apply toward the major in the bachelor’s degree.