Criminal Justice - CERT
This program is an interdisciplinary course of study in the areas of law enforcement, substantive law, court structure and process, and corrections as integral components of the criminal justice system. An emphasis is placed on the historical, psychological, sociological, and political aspects within criminal justice.
Coursework in the Criminal Justice Certificate can be applied toward the Associate of Arts Degree in Criminal Justice. Students are strongly encouraged to consult with their LCC advisor for proper advisement and course selection.
INSTITUTIONAL PROFICIENCY REQUIREMENTS
In addition to the courses listed below for this program of study, students must also complete institutional proficiencies of ENG098 and MATH075.
Degree RequirementsThe follow degree requirements are for the 2015-2018 Catalog. For other catalogs, please see Catalogs
Minimum of 36 Credit Hours
|Program Requirements (15 credit hours)|
|CJ111||Introduction to Criminal Justice||3|
|CJ233||Report Writing & Documentation||3|
|SOC101||Introduction to Sociology||3|
|Related Studies (9 credit hours)|
|Approved Electives (12 credit hours)|
|ANTH221||Cultures of the World||3|
|CJ215||Juvenile Justice System||3|
|CJ121||Introduction to Corrections||3|
|CJ131||Introduction to Law Enforcement||3|
|CJ205||Probation, Parole & Cmnty Crctns||3|
|POLS151||American National Government||3|
|PSYC101||Introduction to Psychology||3|
|SPAN101||Beginning Spanish I||3|
|If a student select the Corrections Concentration, then the Law Enforcement Concentration courses will be approved electives. If a student select the Law Enforcement Concentration, the the Corrections Concentration courses will be approved electives.|