Brunswick Online

Criminal Justice Technology – Associate Degree (A55180)

The Criminal Justice Technology curriculum is designed to provide knowledge of criminal justice systems and operations. Study will focus on local, state, and federal law enforcement, judicial processes, corrections, and security services. The criminal justice system’s role within society will be explored.

Emphasis is on criminal justice systems, criminology, juvenile justice, criminal and constitutional law, investigative principles, ethics, and community relations. Additional study may include issues and concepts of government, counseling, communications, computers, and technology.

Employment opportunities exist in a variety of local, state, and federal law enforcement, corrections, and security fields. Examples include police officer, deputy sheriff, county detention officer, state trooper, intensive probation/parole surveillance officer, and loss prevention specialist.

BCC also offers Criminal Justice Technology Diploma and Certificate  options.

Associate in Applied Science Degree

Course Title Credits
Fall Semester #1
ACA 115 Success & Study Skills 1
-or-
ACA 122 College Transfer Success 1
CJC 111 Intro to Criminal Justice 3
CJC 112 Criminology 3
CJC 113 Juvenile Justice 3
CJC 131 Criminal Law 3
ENG 111 Writing and Inquiry 3
Semester Total 16
Spring Semester #1
CIS 110 Introduction to Computers 3
CJC 121 Law Enforcement Operations 3
CJC 231 Constitutional Law 3
CJC 141 Corrections 3
COM 231 Pubic Speaking 3
-or-
ENG 112 Writing/Rsrch/Discipline 3
Semester Total 15
Summer Semester #1
MAT 143 Quantitative Literacy 3
POL 120 American Government 3
-or-
PSY 150 General Psychology 3
Semester Total 6
Fall Semester #2
CJC 132 Court Procedures & Evidence 3
CJC 161 Intro Homeland Security 3
CJC 212 Ethics & Community Relations 3
CJC 214 Victimology 3
HUM 115 Critical Thinking 3
Semester Total 15
Spring Semester #2
CJC 240 Law Enforcement Mngt & Super 3
CJC 213 Substance Abuse 3
CJC 221 Investigative Principles 4
CJC 225 Crisis Intervention 3
CJC 232 Civil Liability 3
Semester Total 16
TOTAL PROGRAM CREDITS 68