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Criminal Justice - AAS Program

CRIMINAL JUSTICE

CRIMINAL JUSTICE AAS PROGRAM

 

Criminal Justice personnel maintain order and protect life and property by enforcing local, tribal, state or federal laws and ordinances. Perform a combination of the following duties: patrol a specific area; direct traffic; issue traffic summonses; investigate accidents; apprehend and arrest suspects, or serve legal processes of courts. TVCC has two criminal justice workforce pathways: law enforcement and corrections.

 

Note: Students who have successfully completed the BASIC Police Academy and the Texas Basic Peace Officer Licensing Exam may qualify for 13 semester hours of articulated credit. (Fees apply). Applicants must have completed 12 semester hours credit at TVCC prior to articulation. Please see the associate VP for workforce education for more information.

 

 

Freshmen Year – First Semester

ENGL 1301

English Composition I

3

SOCI 1301

Intro to Sociology

3

CRIJ 1301

Intro to Criminal Justice

3

CRIJ 2328

Police Systems and Practices

3

PSYC 2301

General Psychology

3

 

Total Semester Hours

15

 

 

Freshmen Year – Second Semester

BCIS 1305

Business Computer Applications

3

POFT 2312

Correspondence & Comm

3

CRIJ 1310

Fund of Criminal Law

3

CRIJ 1313

Juvenile Justice System

3

 

Humanities/Fine Arts

3

 

Total Semester Hours

15

 

 

Sophomore Year – First Semester

GOVT 2305

U.S. Government & Constitution I

3

CJSA 2382

Coop/Seminar or Elective

3

CRIJ 1306

Courts and Criminal Procedures

3

MATH 1332

Contemporary Math I

3

CRIJ 2313

Correctional Systems and Practices

3

 

Total Semester Hours

15

 

 

Sophomore Year – Second Semester

GOVT 2306

Texas Government & Constitution

3

 

EDUC 1300

3

CRIJ 2323

Legal Aspects of Law Enforcement

3

CRIJ 2314

Criminal investigations

3

CJSA 2383

Coop/Seminar or elective

3

 

Total Semester Hours

15

 

Total Hours…………………………………………………………………………………………………………….60

*This program is not designed for transfer.

Posted Date:
10/25/2017 2:21:33 PM

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