Proficiency Areas

Proficiency Areas: New to the criminal justice program, these five proficiency areas offer students a way to focus their electives. Upon completion of the electives in the different areas, the student will receive a signed training document from the department detailing the classes completed in each specific area.

PROFICIENCY AREAS (13-16 CREDITS)

LAW ENFORCEMENT (16 CREDITS)
CJ 110 Law Enforcement 3
CJ 220 Substantive Law 3
CJ 222 Search and Seizure 3
CJ 243 Drugs and Crime 3
PSY 219 Abnormal Psychology 4

CORRECTIONS (14 CREDITS)
CJ 230 Juvenile Corrections 3
HD 200 Addictive Behavior 3
PSY 216 Social Psychology 4
SOC 211 Social Deviance 4

JUVENILE JUSTICE (14 CREDITS)
CJ 230 Juvenile Corrections 3
PSY 215 Developmental Psychology 4
PSY 216 Social Psychology 4
HS 205 Youth and Addictions 3

PAROLE AND PROBATION (15 CREDITS)
PSY 233 Violence and Aggression 4
SOC 211 Social Deviance 4
PSY 219 Abnormal Psychology 4
HS 200 Addictive Behavior 3

CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS (13 CREDITS)
CJ 210 Investigation I 3
CJ 211 Investigation II 3
ART 161 Photography I 3
or ART 162 Photography II
or ART 163 Photography II
SP 218 Interpersonal Communications 3
SP 250 Listening 1

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