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Administration of Justice, Certificate

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CIP Code: 43.0103

NOVA Code: 4060

Offered through AL, AN, MA, NOL, WO 

Purpose: This curriculum is designed for those students who wish to take only those courses that relate directly to the law enforcement field. The occupational objectives are to provide a basic foundation for individuals entering some particular area of the criminal justice field that does not require an A.A.S. or higher degree in criminal justice, or for persons already in the criminal justice field who wish to extend their knowledge/skill, or for those exploring the criminal justice field as a career alternative. Courses taken in the certificate program can be applied to the A.A.S. degree.

Special Curriculum Admission Requirements: Students are advised that many criminal justice and private/government security agencies require excellent moral character and a written record of conduct prior to consideration for employment.

One Year

Total credits for the Administration of Justice Certificate: 31 credits

1 ADJ 100  is recommendaded. Consult with your advisor for ADJ course options.

See social/behavioral science courses listed under General Education Electives . Elective should be selected with advice of a counselor or faculty advisor to meet the requirements of the transfer institution.

3 May substitute IT elective approved by student’s academic advisor.

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