Associate in Arts
- Criminal Justice
This Option is for those students who plan to pursue a B.A. or B.S. in Criminal Justice for careers in law enforcement, protection management, probation, or parole. It combines the study of Criminal Justice with Liberal Arts courses necessary for transfer. NOTE: All classes are offered on all campuses, and all are available online.
Graduates will be able to:
- Understand the importance of recruitment, selection and training of police officers.
- Explain how the Exclusionary Rule impacts police searches and seizures.
- Examine how racial profiling and other types of biased policing effects the legitimacy of law enforcement.
- Examine the operations of a police agency in order to conduct an ethical study of that institution.