Criminal Justice Technology – Forensic Science Associate Degree Course Requirements, 2021

 
  Course Hours Per Week
Semester
A5518C
Class
Lab
Credit
FIRST SEMESTER (Fall)      
ACA-115 Success & Study Skills 0 2 1
CJC-111 Intro to Criminal Justice 3 0 3
CJC-144 Crime Scene Processing 2 3 3
CJC-146 Trace Evidence 2 3 3
CJC-221 Investigative Principles 3 2 4
ENG-111 Writing and Inquiry 3 0 3
    13 10 17
 
SECOND SEMESTER (Spring)      
CIS-110 Introduction to Computers or      
   CIS-111    Basic PC Literacy *** *** 2-3
CJC-115 Crime Scene Photography 2 3 3
CJC-131 Criminal Law 3 0 3
CJC-244 Footwear and Tire Imprint 2 3 3
ENG-112 Writing/Research in the Disc or      
   ENG-114    Prof Research & Reporting 3 0 3
PSY-150 General Psychology 3 0 3
    *** *** 17-18
 
THIRD SEMESTER (Summer)      
CJC-212 Ethics & Comm Relations 3 0 3
CJC-245 Friction Ridge Analytics 2 3 3
    5 3 6
 
FOURTH SEMESTER (Fall)      
BIO-110 Principles of Biology 3 3 4
CJC-112 Criminology 3 0 3
CJC-113 Juvenile Justice 3 0 3
CJC-231 Constitutional Law 3 0 3
MAT-143 Quantitative Literacy (or higher) *** *** 3-4
    *** *** 16-17
 
FIFTH SEMESTER (Spring)      
CHM-151 General Chemistry I 3 3 4
CJC-120 Interviews/Interrogations 1 2 2
CJC-132 Court Procedures & Evidence 3 0 3
CJC-222 Criminalistics 3 0 3
CJC-246 Adv Friciton Ridge Analy 2 3 3
*** Humanities/Fine Arts Elective 3 0 3
    15 11 18
 
Total Required Minimum Semester Hours Credit
74